A short practical and easy method of learning the old Norsk tongue or Icelandic language after the Danish of E. Rask ; with an Icelandic reader, an account of the Norsk poetry and the sagas, and a modern Icelandic vocabulary for travellers

A short practical and easy method of learning the old Norsk tongue or Icelandic language after the Danish of E. Rask ; with an Icelandic reader, an account of the Norsk poetry and the sagas, and a modern Icelandic vocabulary for travellers


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ANNEX+ 7 tCalifornia3gionalLcilityLi nsEx , FRANZ THEOI'SOGDEN 1 Series ofC. K.ANDSSICAL ORIENTAL GRAMMARS1 withpractical Method, Exercises, Reading-Lessons and Dialogues.All uniform in siie 8vo. and bound in Cloth.neatly f g, dGERMAN GRAMMAR Meissner. 10th Ed. ... 036byto sewed .... 1Key ditto,FRENCH 8thAhn. Ed 03 (5byo 1,, to sewedKey ditto,ITALIAN GRAMMAR 4th 04Marchetti. Edbyto sewed ..,,..010Key ditto, Salvo. Ed o oSPANISH 2nd 4byto sewed 010Key ditto,PORTUGUESE GRAMMAR Cabano. 2nd Ed. ..04bySWEDISH 4 <>Lenstrom. 2nd Ed. .byDANISH GRAMMAR Lund. 2nd Ed 040byto ditto 010KeyDUTCH Ahn. 2nd Ed 04byGRAMMARRUSSIAN Alexandrow 040byMODERN GREEK GRAMMAR Vlachos.... 4byICELANDIC Rask 4byHEBREW GRAMMAR Herxheimer 040byto ditto 020KeyLATIN Seidenstucker. 2nd Ed. ... 3byto ditto 016KeyTheaboveSeries arewritten various on theofGrammars, author's,bylaid down inAhn's French Grammar Franz Thimm.plan published byThe idea in these is that of a lan-prevalent grammars teachingand of it to ofguage easily pleasantly, adapting every capacity,aft difficulties and at the same time ofremoving unecessary impar-theting necessary grammatical knowledge.SERIESNEW OF FOREIGN DIALOGUES,On an new and calculated to insure apracticalentirely plan, rapidof 12mo. Cloth. iacquisition Foreign Languages.GERMAN and ENGLISH Meissner.Dialogues, byFRENCH Dudevaut., byITALIAN Marchetti. obySPANISH Salvo.byPORTUGUESE Monteiro.bySWEDISH Lenstro'm.by.DANISH Lund.byHarlen ...


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ANNEX + 7 t California 3gional Lcility Li nsEx , FRANZ THEOI'S OGDEN 1 Series ofC. K. ANDSSICAL ORIENTAL GRAMMARS 1 withpractical Method, Exercises, Reading- Lessons and Dialogues. All uniform in siie 8vo. and bound in Cloth.neatly f g, d GERMAN GRAMMAR Meissner. 10th Ed. ... 036by to sewed .... 1Key ditto, FRENCH 8thAhn. Ed 03 (5by o 1,, to sewedKey ditto, ITALIAN GRAMMAR 4th 04Marchetti. Edby to sewed ..,,..010Key ditto, Salvo. Ed o oSPANISH 2nd 4by to sewed 010Key ditto, PORTUGUESE GRAMMAR Cabano. 2nd Ed. ..04by SWEDISH 4 <>Lenstrom. 2nd Ed. .by DANISH GRAMMAR Lund. 2nd Ed 040by to ditto 010KeyDUTCH Ahn. 2nd Ed 04by GRAMMARRUSSIAN Alexandrow 040by MODERN GREEK GRAMMAR Vlachos.... 4by ICELANDIC Rask 4by HEBREW GRAMMAR Herxheimer 040by to ditto 020KeyLATIN Seidenstucker. 2nd Ed. ... 3by to ditto 016Key TheaboveSeries arewritten various on theofGrammars, author's,by laid down inAhn's French Grammar Franz Thimm.plan published by The idea in these is that of a lan-prevalent grammars teaching and of it to ofguage easily pleasantly, adapting every capacity, aft difficulties and at the same time ofremoving unecessary impar- theting necessary grammatical knowledge. SERIESNEW OF FOREIGN DIALOGUES, On an new and calculated to insure apracticalentirely plan, rapid of 12mo. Cloth. iacquisition Foreign Languages. 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THE ICELANDIC LANGUAGE. 3L 2ST 3D O 3ST :Q FRANZ THIMM, FOREIGN BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHER. 3 BROOK GROSVENOR W.SQUARESTREET, 1868. A SHORT PRACTICAL AND EASY METHOD OF LEARNING THE OLD NORSK TONGUE OR ICELANDIC LANGUAGE THE DANISHAFTER OF E. RASE WITH AN ICELANDIC READER OF THE NORSK POETRY AND THE SAGASAN ACCOUNT ICELANDIC VOCABULARY FOR TRAVELLERSAND A MODERN BY H. LUND. EDITION.SECOND CORRECTED IjOOXriD O3XT: FRANZ THIMM, BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHERFOREIGN W.24 LATE 3. BROOK STREET, GROSVF.KOR SQUARE 1869. PREFACE. The Old Norsk or Icelandic and the Anglo-Saxon may of the andbe termed the theirEnglish Language,parents butis not usefulKnowledge only highly absolutely necessary to educated who looks his withevery Englishman upon language the of a historian and is more interest-eye philosopher. Nothing than to look back to these two sources from whence theing is and a oftongue derived, thorough knowledgeenglish Eng- lish is with itsbeingonly possible by acquainted 'origin. withThese Ger-Anglo-Norman,languages together early medieval and modern to beman, ancient, English, ought studied.regularly Rask's we have indicated aBy adapting abridgement simple method of which we will be foundlearning Icelandic, hope useful. generally The Editor. INDEX. PART I. Page I. The Pronunciation 1 II. Modification of Vowels t> Inflection of Words & I. The Noun. 1st. Declension 8 .Una. 9 .IHrd. . . 14, Declension of Nouns with the Article 18 II. 20Adjectives The of 26Comparison Adjectives HI. Pronouns 28 Numerals 3 IV. The Verb 34 Verbs 49Auxiliary V. Particles 51 The formation of Words 52 54Syntax 55Prepositions 56Prosody PART II. The Old Norsk and the 58-73Poetry Sagas PART HI. 74101Icelandic Reader PART IV. .Modern Icelandic for Travellers . 102-121