A Guide to Old Literary Yiddish


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A Guide to Old Literary Yiddish - Frakes, Jerold C.
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This book is a comprehensive introductory manual that guides beginners to a functional reading knowledge of late medieval and early modern Yiddish (c.1100-1750). It is the first such manual to exist for that language, whose early literary tradition comprises a range of genres as broad as other contemporary European literary traditions. The guide is organized as a series of progressively more complex lessons, focused on key texts of the literary corpus, which are presented in their authentic form as found in manuscripts and ...

A Guide to Old Literary Yiddish 2017, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780198785026