Vox Latina: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical Latin by W. Sidney AllenVox Latina: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical Latin by W. Sidney Allen

Vox Latina: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical Latin

byW. Sidney Allen

Paperback | August 25, 1989

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This is a reissue in paperback of the second edition of Professor Allen's highly successful book on the pronunciation of Latin in Rome in the Golden Age. In the second edition the text of the first edition is reprinted virtually unchanged but is followed by a section of supplementary notes that deal with subsequent developments in the subject. The author also added an appendix on the names of the letters of the Latin alphabet and a select bibliography.
Title:Vox Latina: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical LatinFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:148 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.35 inShipping dimensions:8.5 × 5.43 × 0.35 inPublished:August 25, 1989Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0521379369

ISBN - 13:9780521379366

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Table of Contents

Foreword to the second edition; Foreword to the first edition; Phonetic introduction; 1. Consonants; 2. Vowels; 3. Vowel length; 4. Vowel junction; 5. Accent; 6. Quality; Appendices; Supplementary notes; Select bibliography; Summary of recommended pronunciations.

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"It is a reference that all Latin teachers should own." The Modern Language Journal