William Bathe, S.J., 1564-1614 : a pioneer in linguistics. (English translation from the Irish edition, Dublin, 1981).

William Bathe, S.J. (1564-1614) was a pioneer in linguistics. The present book deals with Bathe's family background, his life and service as a courtier, diplomat and, finally, Jesuit educator, and, in particular, his contribution to the study of language and his most important publication, Ianu...

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Main Author: Ó Mathúna, Seán P.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Amsterdam/Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 1986.
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Summary:William Bathe, S.J. (1564-1614) was a pioneer in linguistics. The present book deals with Bathe's family background, his life and service as a courtier, diplomat and, finally, Jesuit educator, and, in particular, his contribution to the study of language and his most important publication, Ianua Linguarum (1611).
Physical Description:1 online resource (250 pages)
ISBN:9789027279200
9027279209
1283313960
9781283313964