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Early Modern Northern English Lexis

A Literary Corpus-Based Study


F. Javier Ruano Garcia

Contents: Representations of the North in Early Modern English literature: sources for linguistic analysis – The Salamanca Corpus – Lexicographical sources for the study of Early Modern northern words: data and problems of analysis – Northern and non-northern words used in the literary representations of the North – Etymological, morphological and semantic characteristics of the words recorded – Quantitative investigation into the lexical di alect data of the corpus texts – Lexicological and lexicographical potential of the corpus data – Diachronic profile of the words gathered.