TUSCAN & ETRUSCAN. The Problem of Linguistic Substratum Influence in Central Italy.
Edition: First Edition
University of Toronto Press, 1972. Black cloth, mulberry endpapers. , (239), pp. Fine copy, no previous owner marks. Price-clipped yellow dust jacket has fading to spine and upper margin of front panel; edge nicks and minor dust soiling; VG other wise. A refutation of the claim by many Romance scholars that some peculiarities of the modern Tuscan dialect are due to surviving influences of Etruscan.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover