List of Selected Publications

Books and Reprints

Electronic edition of “Rudimenta Grammatices” by Niccolò Perotti. Posted 26 July 2010. ISBN: 978 1 936153 06 0.

Studies in Renaissance Grammar, Variorum Collected Studies Series (Aldershot, Hampshire, England & Brookfield, Vermont: Ashgate Publishing Ltd, February 2004). ISBN 0 86078 928 4.

A Grammar of the Urbanised Toba-Batak of Medan, Pacific Linguistics, Series B, No. 76, Department of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies (Canberra: The Australian National University, 1981). ISBN: 0 85883 237 2.

On Plagiarisms in the Minerva of Franciscus Sanctius, PdR Press Publications in the History of Linguistics, 2 (Lisse: Peter de Ridder Press, 1975). OCLC Accession No: 38162243. Reprinted from Ut Videam, Contributions to an Understanding of Linguistics: for Pieter Verburg on the Occasion of his 70th Birthday, ed. by Werner Abraham (Lisse: Peter de Ridder Press, 1975), pp. 249-261.

Contributions to Books, Commemorative Volumes, and Conference Proceedings

"The Notion of Usage in Vaugelas and in the Port-Royal Grammar," Papers from the Fourth Regional Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society, ed. by Bill J. Darden et al. (Chicago: University of Chicago, Department of Linguistics, 1968), pp. 165-176.

"Nineteenth-Century Origins of Twentieth-Century Structuralism," Papers from the Fifth Regional Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society, ed. by Robert I. Binnick et al. (Chicago: University of Chicago, Department of Linguistics, 1969), pp. 416-420.

"On the Non-Existence of Cartesian Linguistics," Cartesian Studies, ed. by R. J. Butler (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1972), pp. 137-145.

"The Historical Sources of Guarino's Regulae grammaticales: A Reconsideration of Sabbadini's Evidence," Civiltà dell'Umanesimo: Atti del VI, VII, VIII convegno internazionale del Centro di Studi Umanistici, Montepulciano, Palazzo Tarugi, 1969, 1970, 1971, ed. by Giovannangiola Tarugi (Florence: Leo S. Olschki, 1972), pp. 263-284.

"Rask's View of Linguistic Development and Phonetic Correspondences," Studies in the History of Linguistics: Traditions and Paradigms, ed. by Dell Hymes (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1974), pp. 307-314.

"Humboldt's Description of the Javanese Verb," Studies in the History of Linguistics: Traditions and Paradigms, ed. by Dell Hymes (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1974), pp. 380-389.

"The Grammatical Tradition and the Rise of the Vernaculars," Current Trends in Linguistics, ed. by Thomas A. Sebeok, vol. 13: Historiography of Linguistics (The Hague: Mouton, 1975), pp. 231-275.

"On Plagiarisms in the Minerva of Franciscus Sanctius," Ut Videam, Contributions to an Understanding of Linguistics: for Pieter Verburg on the Occasion of his 70th Birthday, ed. by Werner Abraham (Lisse: Peter de Ridder, 1975), pp. 249-261.

"Deep and Surface Structure Concepts in Renaissance and Mediaeval Syntactic Theory," History of Linguistic Thought and Contemporary Linguistics, ed. by Herman Parret (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1976), 238-253.

"The Notion of Usage in Vaugelas and in the Port-Royal Grammar," History of Linguistic Thought and Contemporary Linguistics, ed. by Herman Parret (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1976), pp. 374-382.

"On the Historical Source of Immediate-Constituent Analysis," Syntax and Semantics, vol. 7: Notes from the Linguistic Underground, ed. by James D. McCawley (New York: Academic Press, 1976), pp. 229-242.

"Renaissance Grammar, Rebellion or Evolution?" Interrogativi dell'Umanesimo, vol. 2: Etica, estetica, teatro, onoranze a Niccolò Copernico = Atti del X Convegno internazionale del Centro de Studi Umanistici, Montepulciano, Palazzo Tarugi, 1973, ed. by Giovannangiola Tarugi (Florence: Leo S. Olschki, 1976), pp. 73-90.

"Ferdinand de Saussure and the History of Semiotics," Semiotic Themes, ed. by Richard T. DeGeorge, University of Kansas Humanistic Studies, 53 (Lawrence KS: University of Kansas Publications, 1981), pp. 1-32.

"Changes in the Approach to Language," Chapter 44 of The Cambridge History of Later Medieval Philosophy: From the Rediscovery of Aristotle to the Disintegration of Scholasticism, 1100-1600, ed. by Norman Kretzmann, Anthony Kenny, and Jan Pinborg (Cambridge University Press, 1982), pp. 808-817.

"Grammar and Rhetoric in the Renaissance," Renaissance Eloquence: Studies in the Theory and Practice of Renaissance Rhetoric, ed. by James J. Murphy (University of California Press, 1983), pp. 303-330.

"Renaissance Linguistics, the Old and the New," Studies in the History of Western Linguistics: In Honour of R. H. Robins, ed. by Theodora Bynon and F. R. Palmer (Cambridge University Press, 1986), pp. 56-68.

"The Reception of Hebrew in Sixteenth-Century Europe: The Impact of the Cabbala," The History of Linguistics in Spain, ed. by Antonio Quilis and H.-J. Niederehe, Amsterdam Studies in the Theory and History of Linguistic Science, Series III, vol. 34 (Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1986), pp. 21-38.

"Biological Analogy in the Study of Language before the Advent of Comparative Grammar," Biological Metaphor and Cladistic Classification: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, ed. by Henry M. Hoenigswald and Linda F. Wiener (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1987), pp. 3-38.

"On Priscian's Syntactic Theory: The Medieval Perspective," Papers in the History of Linguistics: Proceedings of the Third International Congress on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHOLs III), Princeton, 19-23 August 1984, ed. by Hans Aarsleff, Louis G. Kelly, and Hans-Josef Niederehe, Amsterdam Studies in the Theory and History of Linguistic Science, Series III, vol. 38 (Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1987), pp. 65-74.

"On the Extent of Phonetic Knowledge in the Middle Ages," Neuere Forschungen zur Wortbildung und Historiographie der Linguistik: Festgabe für Herbert E. Brekle zum 50. Geburtstag, ed. by Brigitte Asbach-Schnitker and Johannes Roggenhofer (Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 1987), pp. 271-286.

"Linguistic and Biological Classification in the Eighteenth Century," Man, God, and Nature in the Englightenment, ed. by Donald C. Mell, Jr., Theodore E. D. Braun, and Lucia M. Palmer (East Lansing MI: Colleagues Press, 1988), pp. 205-224.

"Renaissance Grammar," Renaissance Humanism: Foundations, Forms, and Legacy, vol. 3: Humanism and the Disciplines, ed. by Albert Rabil, Jr. (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1988), pp. 67-83.

"Anaphora in Medieval and Renaissance Latin Grammars," L'Héritage des grammairiens latins de l'Antiquité aux Lumières: Actes du colloque de Chantilly, 2-4 septembre 1987, ed. by Irène Rosier (Paris: Bibliothèque de l'information grammaticale, 1988), pp. 245-258.

"The Influence of Perotti's Rudimenta in the Cinquecento," Protrepticon: Studi di letteratura classica e umanistica in onore di Giovannangiola Secchi-Tarugi, ed. by Sesto Prete (Milan: Istituto di Studi Umanistici Francesco Petrarca, 1989), pp. 91-100.

"A Hitherto Unpublished Medieval Grammatical Fragment on Latin Syntax and Syntactic Figures," De ortu grammaticae: Studies in Medieval Grammar and Linguistic Theory in Memory of Jan Pinborg, ed. by G. L. Bursill-Hall, Sten Ebbesen and Konrad Koerner (Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1990), pp. 271-284.

"Saussure on Etymology," Sprachtheorie und Theorie der Sprachwissenschaft: Geschichte und Perspektiven, Festschrift für Rudolf Engler zum 60. Geburtstag, ed. by Ricarda Liver, Iwar Werlen, and Peter Wunderli, Tübinger Beiträge zur Linguistik, 355 (Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 1990), pp. 175-182.

"La Connaissance des langues du monde ['Knowledge of the World's Languages']," Histoire des idées linguistiques ['The History of Linguistic Ideas'], ed. by Sylvain Auroux (Liège: Éditions Mardaga, 1992), vol. 2: Le Développement de la grammaire occidentale ['The Development of Western Grammar'], pp. 226-238.

"The Orthographia of Gasparino Barzizza," Problemi di edizione e di interpretazione nei testi grammaticali latini: Atti del Colloquio Internazionale, Napoli 10-11 dicembre 1991, Annali dell'Istituto Universitario Orientale di Napoli, Dipartimento di Studi del Mondo Classico e del Mediterraneo Antico, Sezione Filologico-letteraria, 14 - 1992 (Rome: Gruppo Editoriale Internazionale, 1994), pp. 263-282.

"La obra gramatical de Nebrija en el contexto de la hegemonía mundial europea," Actas del Congreso Internacional de Historiografía Lingüística--Nebrija V Centenario, 1492-1992, ed. by R. Escavy, M. Hdez. Terrés, and A. Roldán (Murcia: El Taller, 1994), vol. 1, pp. 59-84.

"Nebrija and the Medieval Grammatical Tradition," Antonio de Nebrija: Edad media y renacimiento, ed. by Carmen Codoñer and Juan Antonio González Iglesias (Salamanca: Ediciones Universidad de Salamanca, 1994), pp. 247-257.

"The Genealogy of General Linguistics," History of Linguistics 1993: Papers from the Sixth International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS VI), ed. by Kurt J. Jankowsky, Amsterdam Studies in the Theory and History of Linguistic Science, Ser. III: Studies in the History of the Language Sciences, vol. 78 (Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1995), pp. 47-54.

"Italian Affiliations of Nebrija's Latin Grammar," Italia ed Europa nella linguistica del Rinascimento, Italy and Europe in Renaissance Linguistics, ed. by Mirko Tavoni (Ferrara: Franco Cosimo Panini, 1996), vol. 1: L'Italia e il mondo romanzo, Italy and the Romance World, pp. 99-112.

"Nebrija's Linguistic Oeuvre as a Model for Missionary Linguistics," Languages Different in All Their Sounds ... Descriptive Approaches to Indigenous Languages of the Americas 1500 to 1850, Studium Sprachwissenschaft, Beiheft 31, ed. by Elke Nowak (Münster: Nodus Publikationen, 1999), pp. 15-29.

"Understanding the Vernacular Turn," Sprachdiskussion und Beschreibung von Sprachen im 17. und 18. Jahrhundert: Beiträge der X. Internationalen Tagung des Studienkreises Geschichte der Sprachwissenschaft, 18.-21. Juni 1997 in Potsdam, ed. by Gerda Haßler and Peter Schmitter (Münster: Nodus, 1999), pp. 11-21.

"On the Metrical Priscian Major: A Methodological Dilemma," History of Linguistics 1996, Selected Papers from the Seventh International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS VII), Oxford, 12-17 September 1996, ed. by David Cram, Andrew Linn and Elke Nowak, Studies in the History of the Language Sciences, 95, vol. 2: From Classical to Contemporary Linguistics (Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1999), pp. 79-88.

"La gramática y la retórica en el Renacimiento," La elocuencia en el Renacimiento: Estudios sobre la teoría y la práctica de la retórica renacentista, ed. by James J. Murphy (Madrid: Visor, 1999), pp. 359-389.

"Saussure's View of the Value of Diachrony," History and Perspectives of Language Study: Papers in Honor of Ranko Bugarski, ed. by Olga Miseska Tomic and Milorad Radovanovic, Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 186 (Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2000), pp. 101-114.

"Nebrija's Syntactic Theory in its Historical Setting," History of Linguistics in Spain, Historia de la Lingüística en España, Vol. II, ed. by E. F. K. Koerner and Hans-Josef Niederehe, Amsterdam Studies in the Theory and History of Linguistic Science, Series III: Studies in the History of the Language Sciences, Vol. 100 (Amsterdam-Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2001), pp. 3-16.

"Greek Pedagogy in the Renaissance," Heilige und profane Sprachen (Holy and Profane Languages): Die Anfänge des Fremdsprachenunterrichts im westlichen Europa (The Beginnings of Foreign Language Teaching in Western Europe), ed. by Werner Hüllen and Friederike Klippel. Wolfenbütteler Foschungen, vol. 98 (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2002), pp. 93-109.

"Remarks on Sentential Analysis in the Middle Ages and Renaissance," Flores Grammaticæ: Essays in Memory of Vivien Law, ed. by Nicola McLelland and Andrew Linn (Münster: Nodus Publikationen, 2005), pp. 67-79.

"Josiah W. Gibbs (1790-1861): An Echo of Karl Ferdinand Becker in the New World," Ontheven aan de tijd: Linguïstisch-historische studies voor Jan Noordegraaf bij zijn zestigste verjaardag (Amsterdam: Stichting Neerlandistiek VU & Münster: Nodus Publikationen, 2008), pp. 161-170.

Journal Articles

Review article on Ars grammatica by Aldo D. Scaglione, Language, 51 (1975), 440-456.

"The Applicability of Kuhn's Paradigms to the History of Linguistics," Language, 52 (1976), 285-294.

Review article on Ferdinand de Saussure: Origin and Development of his Linguistic Thought in Western Studies of Language by E. F. K. Koerner, Language, 53 (1977), 383-405.

"The Artis grammaticae opusculum of Bartolomeo Sulmonese: A Newly Discovered Latin Grammar of the Quattrocento," Renaissance Quarterly, 31 (1978), 39-47.

"Textual Problems in the Latin Grammar of Guarino Veronese," Res Publica Litterarum, 1 (1978), 241-254.

"The Place of the Rudimenta grammatices in the History of Latin Grammar," Res Publica Litterarum, 4 (1981), 233-264. Also published in Studi umanistici piceni I, Atti del convegno internazionale di studi umanistici in occasione del quinto centenario della morte di Niccolò Perotti (Sassoferrato: Istituto internazionale di Studi Piceni, 1981), 233-264.

"The Saussurean Paradigm: Fact or Fantasy?" Semiotica, 36 (1981), 33-49.

"Antonio de Nebrija and the Dawn of Modern Phonetics," Res Publica Litterarum, 5 (1982), 221-232. Also published in Studi Umanistici Piceni, 2 (1982), 221-232.

"An Eighteenth-Century View of Animal Communication," Semiotica, 39 (1982), 55-73.

"The Reception of Hebrew in Sixteenth-Century Europe: The Impact of the Cabbala," Historiographia Linguistica, 11 (1984), 21-38.

"Maffeo Vegio and the Prelude to Juridical Humanism," The Journal of Legal History, 6 (1985), 179-193.

(With Paul Pascal) "The Latin Poems of Bartolomeo Sulmonese," Humanistica Lovaniensia, 34 (1985), 150-177.

"Early Editions of Niccolò Perotti's Rudimenta Grammatices," Res Publica Litterarum, 9 (1986), 219-229.

"Reflections on the History of Dependency Notions in Linguistics," Historiographia Linguistica, 17 (1990), 29-47.

"Ficino's Cratylus Commentary: A Transcription and Edition," Res Publica Litterarum, 14 (1991), 185-196.

"A Working Edition of the Carmina differentialia by Guarino Veronese," Res Publica Litterarum, 17 (1994), 153-177.

"Lorenzo Valla and the Criterion of Exemplary Usage," Res Publica Litterarum, 19 (1996), 133-152.

"Nebrija's Syntactic Theory in its Historical Setting," Historiographia Linguistica, 24 (1997), 1-14

"A Portuguese Humanist's Critique of Erasmus's Praise of Folly: The Antimoria of Aires Barbosa (1536)," Mediterranean Studies Journal, 8 (1999), 153-160.

"Niccolò Perotti's Use of Sources in the Rudimenta grammatices," Studi Umanistici Piceni, 20 (2000), 43-49.

"Vivien Law's Contribution to the Historiography of Medieval Linguistics," Bulletin of the Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas, Issue No. 39 (November 2002), 5-10.

"Reflections on Anaphora and its History," L’analisi linguistica e letteraria, 11 (2003), 507–527.

"Some Aspects of Jonathan Swift's Perspective on Language," 1650-1850: Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era, 11 (2005), 37-49.

"Grammar, Humanism, and Renaissance Italy," Mediterranean Studies Journal, 16 (2007), 1-26.

Short book reviews, book notices, etc.

Winfred P. Lehmann, A Reader in Nineteenth-Century Historical Indo-European Linguistics, in International Journal of American Linguistics, 36 (1970), 228-235.

Marcia L. Colish, The Mirror of Language: A Study in the Medieval Theory of Knowledge, in Foundations of Language, 8 (1972), 413-420.

Edward Stankiewicz, ed., A Baudouin de Courtenay Anthology: The Beginnings of Structural Linguistics, in International Journal of American Linguistics, 43 (1977), 233-237.

G. A. Padley, Grammatical Theory in Western Europe, 1500-1700: The Latin Tradition, in Language, 55 (1979), 675-679.

Radulphus Brito, Quaestiones super Priscianum Minorem, ed. by Heinz W. Enders and Jan Pinborg, in Studies in Language, 6 (1982), 119-123.

Thomas A. Scheerer, Ferdinand de Saussure: Rezeption und Kritik, in Beiträge zur Geschichte der deutschen Sprache und Literatur, 105 (1983), 117-123.

Frans Gregersen, Sociolingvistikkens (u)mulighed: Videnskabshistoriske studier i Ferdinand de Saussures og Louis Hjelmslevs strukturaliske sprogteorier [The (Im)Possibility of Sociolinguistics: Historical Studies in the Structuralist Linguistic Theories of Ferdinand de Saussure and Louis Hjelmslev], in Language, 70 (1994), 603-604.