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language of color in the Mediterranean

an anthology on linguistic and ethnographic aspects of color terms

by Alexander Borg

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell International in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mediterranean Region
    • Subjects:
    • Colors, Words for.,
    • Language and culture.,
    • Mediterranean Region -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAlexander Borg, ed.
      SeriesActa Universitatis Stockholmiensis., 16
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP305.19.C64 B67 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 253 p. ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL134647M
      ISBN 109122018468
      LC Control Number99515088


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