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Query Details

Query Subject:   Looking for Sources on Greenlandic
Author:   Thomas Heins
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Historical Linguistics

Query:   Hello,

I'm an undergraduate research assistant for Lenore Grenoble and
Sadock at the University of Chicago working under NSF Grant
#1056497 ''The
lexicon of a polysynthetic language.''

Right now, I'm just going through the previous work on Greenlandic
lexicography and I've come across many citations for Lennert Olsen
Hertling's (1988) ''Grønlandsk Tilhængsliste'' (which I've acquired in
formatting). But, Lennert Olsen and Hertling in turn have the following
in their
bibliography, which I'm trying to pursue:

* Carl Christian Olsen & D. Collis: ''Tilhængsliste, med dansk
Institut for Eskimologi. 1971. [230 pages.]

* Sven Kolte & Anne Timmermann: [Tilhængsliste.] Århus: Aarhus
Universitet. Afdeling for Grønlandsk. 1973. [88 pages]

I think the Kolte & Timmermann also goes by the title ''[Liste over ca.
grønlandske tilhæng (affixer) med oversættelser]''

I've only been able to find copies in Danish libraries. And even when I
just try
to to Google more information about them, or even just something else
cites them, I just get their entries in Google Books just letting me know
their existence.

If anyone happened to have procured an electronic copy of either of
sources I would greatly appreciate it. Or, even if you're just familiar with
I'd still greatly appreciate you letting me know if they're worth pursuing
if I
already have Lennert Olsen and Hertling's ''Tilhængliste'' (the only
work I've
come across so far that cites them.)

Thank you,

Thomas Heins
LL Issue: 23.2415
Date posted: 21-May-2012


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