An Introduction to Old French

  • Author: William W. Kibler
  • Pages: xxvii & 366 pp.
  • Published: 1984
  • ISBN: 9780873522922 (Paperback)
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The first section, on the grammar, presents reading selections from Marie de France’s lai “Fresne” and selections in two major literary dialects of Old French—Anglo-Norman and Picard. These are followed by chapters on Old French morphology and syntax; phonology sections are included at the end of each chapter. Contains a glossary, an index, and a select bibliography.