Towards a History of Northern English: Early and Late Northumbrian1

  title={Towards a History of Northern English: Early and Late Northumbrian1},
  author={Julia Fern{\'a}ndez Cuesta and Nieves Rodr{\'i}guez Ledesma and Inmaculada Senra Silva},
  journal={Studia Neophilologica},
  pages={132 - 159}
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