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Ancient Iran: Old Persian Language

References to Old Persian, Middle Persian and Elamite languages and related culture.

Old Persian Language Dictionaries

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Bartholomae, Christian, 1855-1925. Altiranisches Worterbuch. Berlin, W. de Gruyter, 1961. Call#= PK6106 .B3 1961

Hinz, Walther, 1906-. Altpersischer Wortschatz. Nendeln, Liechtenstein : Kraus Reprint, 1966. Call #= PJ5 .D5 v.27

Tolman, Herbert Cushing, b. 1865. Ancient Persian lexicon and the texts of the Achaemenidan inscriptions transliterated and translated with special reference to their recent re-examination. New York, Cincinnati [etc.] American Book Company [1908]. Call #= PJ2 .V3 v.6

Old Persian Language Grammars

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Bartholomae, Christian, 1855-1925. Handbuch der altiranischen Dialekte. Wiesbaden, M. Sandig (1968). Call #= PK6103 .B3 1883a

Brandenstein, Wilhelm. Handbuch des Altpersischen. Wiesbaden, O. Harrassowitz 1964. Call#= PK6123 .B73 1964

Kent, Roland G. (Roland Grubb), 1877-1952. Old Persian : grammar, texts, lexicon. New Haven, Conn. : American Oriental Society, 1953. Call #= PJ25 .A5 v.33

Spiegel, Fr. (Friedrich), 1820-1905. Vergleichende Grammatik der altiranischen Sprachen. Amsterdam, Philo Press, 1970. Call #= PK6103 .S73 1882a

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