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Esperanto

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ISBN-13: 978-0791412534
ISBN-10: 0791412539
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Text: English (translation)
Original Language: French

From the Back Cover

Esperanto, spoken by thousands of people across the world, is the most successful international language project. In this book, the French linguist and literary critic Pierre Janton describes the history of Esperanto since its invention in nineteenth-century Eastern Europe and offers a comprehensive linguistic description of the language. This book is the best general introduction to esperanto and its role in the modern world.
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 169 pages
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press (December 24, 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0791412539
  • ISBN-13: 978-0791412534
  • Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.6 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #11,249,411 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Format: Hardcover
A fine contemporary overview of the international language, translated from the original French by H. Tonkin, former president of the Universala Esperanto Asocio (Rotterdam) and updated for American readers.
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