Delitzsch's Sumerian Grammar

  title={Delitzsch's Sumerian Grammar},
  author={John Dyneley Prince},
  journal={The American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literatures},
  pages={67 - 78}
  • J. Prince
  • Published 1 October 1914
  • Art
  • The American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literatures
Professor Delitzsch at great self-sacrifice interrupted his special Sumerological investigations in order to prepare the present work,' because he regarded this task as a necessary service to Sumerology. It must be many years before a complete and satisfactory analysis can be made of all the existing Sumerian material, and, recognizing this fact, the author decided to present to scholars at least the foundation of a Sumerian grammar. He has deliberately made no references to conclusions…