Textual charts & tables. Minor rubbing, a large rubberstamp to half-title, VG. 25x17cm, 286 pp. A festschrift containing 16 papers. Includes: C. Bache "Another Look at the Order of Premodifying Adjectives in English"; J.M. Dienhart "A Linguistic Analysis of Archibald MacLeish's 'Ars Poetica' "; P. Durst-Andersen "The English Progressive"; D. Faber & F. Sorensen "Remarks on 'if', 'when', & 'where' "; P. Harder "Futurity in English: A Case for Messy Structure"; M. Herslund "Predication & the Nominal Clause"; B. L. Jensen " On the Use of Mood & Modal Verbs in Italian & Danish"; P.A. Jensen "On the Semantics of Agentive 'af' in Danish"; S. Johansson & B. Loken "Some Norwegian Discourse Particles & the English Correspondences"; A. Klinge " Modality & Morphology: The Case of '-able' "; F. Larsen "The Danish & English Sound Systems: Complications of a Contrastive Analysis"; H.F. Nielsen "The Appeal of Otto Jespersen's 'Growth & Structure of the English Language' "; B: Preisler "Tendencies in the Syntax of the Verb in American & British English"; T. Thrane "Understanding Semantics"; T. Verstergaard " 'Free Adjuncts' in English"; C. Vikner & S. Vikner "The Aspectual Complexity of the Simple Past in English: A Comparison with French & Danish".