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Editions of royal inscriptions

Edzard, Dietz Otto (1997), Gudea and His Dynasty (The Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia.. Early Periods, 3, I). Toronto — Buffalo — London: University of Toronto Press.

Frayne, Douglas R. (1990), Old Babylonian Period (2003-1595 BC) (The Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia. Early periods, 4). Toronto — Buffalo — London: University of Toronto Press.

Frayne, Douglas R. (1993), Sargonic and Gutian Periods (2334–2113 BC) (The Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia.. Early periods, 2). Toronto — Buffalo — London: University of Toronto Press.

Frayne, Douglas (1997), Ur III Period (2112–2004) (The Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia. Early Periods, 3, 2). Toronto, etc.: University Press of Toronto.

Frayne, Douglas (2007), Presargonic Period (2700–2350 BC) (Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia. Early Periods, 1). Toronto, etc.: University Press of Toronto.

Gelb, I. J. — B. Kienast (1990), Die altakkadischen Königsinschriften des dritten Jahrtausend v. Chr. (Freiburger altorientalische Studien, 7). Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag.

Steible, Horst (1982), Die altsumerischen Bau- und Weihinschriften, I-II (Freiburger altorientalische Studien, 5). Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag.

Steible, Horst (1991), Die neusumerischen Bau- und Weihinschriften, I-II (Freiburger altorientalische Studien, 9). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag.

Translations of royal inscriptions

Chavalas, Mark W. (2006), The Ancient Near East. Historical Sources in Translation (Blackwell Sourcebooks in Ancient History). Malden, MA etc.: Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Cooper, Jerrold S. (1986), Sumerian and Akkadian Royal Inscriptions, I (The American Oriental Society. Translation Series, 1). New Haven, Connencticut: The American Oriental Society.

Neumann, Hans (2005), 'Texte des 3. Jt. v. Chr. in sumerischer, akkadischer und hurritischer Sprache', in Bernd Janowski— Gernot Wilhelm, Hrsg., Staatsverträge, Herrscherinschriften und andere Dokumente zur politischen Geschichte (Texte aus der Umwelt des Alten Testament, NF 2). Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus, 1-26.

Römer, Willem H. Ph. (1984), 'Historische Texte in sumerischer Sprache', in Otto Kaiser, Hrsg., Rechts- und Wirtschaftsurkunden: historisch-chronologische Texte, I (Texte aus der Umwelt des Alten Testaments, 1, IV). Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus Gerd Mohn, 289-353.

Sollberger, Edmond — Jean Robert Kupper (1971), Inscriptions royales sumeriennes et akkadiennes (Literatures anciennes du Proche-Orient). Paris: Les Éditions du Cerf.

On royal inscriptions

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Franke, Sabina (1995), Königsinschriften und Königsideologie. Die Könige von Akkade zwischen Tradition und Neuerung (Altorientalistik, 1). Hamburg: Lit.

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Sallaberger, Walther (2005), 'Von politischem Handeln zu rituellem Königtum. Wie im Frühen Mesopotamien ein Herscher seine Taten darstellt., in B. N. Porter, ed., Ritual and Politics in Ancient Mesopotamia (American Oriental Series, 38). New Haven: AOS, 63–89.

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Articles, books referred to on the portal

Attinger, Pascal (1993), Eléments de linguistique sumérienne. La construction de du11/e/di "dire"; (Orbis Biblicus et Orientalis. Sonderband). Fribourg, Suisse: Editions Universitaires / Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Black, J.A., Cunningham, G., Ebeling, J., Flückiger-Hawker, E., Robson, E., Taylor, J., Zólyomi, G., The Electronic Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature (http://etcsl.orinst.ox.ac.uk/), Oxford 1998–2006.

Black, Jeremy and Gábor Zólyomi, eds. (2000 [publ. in 2005]), Special Volume in Honor of Professor Mamoru Yoshikawa, I: The Study of Diachronic and Synchronic Variation in Sumerian: Papers Presented at the 6th Meeting of the Sumerian Grammar Discussion Group Oxford, 17th and 1th September 1999. (Acta Sumerologica, 22). Hiroshima: The Middle Eastern Culture Center in Japan.

Black, Jeremy and Gábor Zólyomi (2007), 'Introduction to the Study of Sumerian', in Jarle Ebeling amd Graham Cunningham, eds., Analyzing Literary Sumerian. Corpus based Approaches. London: Equinox, 1–32.

Coghill, Eleanor and Guy Deutscher (2002), 'The origin of ergativity in Sumerian, and the "inversion" in pronominal agreement: a historical explanation based on Neo-Aramaic parallels', Orientalia NS 71, 267-290.

Jagersma, A.H. (2010), A Descriptive Grammar of Sumerian. PhD Dissertation. Leiden: Universiteit Leiden. [http://openaccess.leidenuniv.nl/handle/1887/16107]

Lehmann, Ch. (2004), 'Interlinear Morphemic Glossing', in Geert Booij et al. (eds.), Morphologie. Ein internationales Handbuch zur Flexion und Wortbildung, II. Halbband (Handbücher der Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft, 17, II). Berlin- W. de Gruyter, 1834–1857. [http://www.folialinguistica.com/documents/Interlinearmorphemicglossing.pdf]

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Michalowski, Piotr (2004), 'Sumerian', in: Roger D. Woodward, ed., The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 19-59.

Stump, Gregory (1998), 'Inflection', in A. Spencer and A. Zwicky, eds., The Handbook of Morphology. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 13–43.

Woods, Christopher (2008), The Grammar of Perspective. The Sumerian Conjugation Prefixes as a System of Voice (Cuneiform Monographs, 31). Leiden: Brill.

Zólyomi, Gábor (1996), 'Genitive Constructions in Sumerian', Journal of Cuneiform Studies 48, 39–45.

Zólyomi, Gábor (2005), 'Left-dislocated possessors in Sumerian', in É. Kiss, Katalin, ed., Universal Grammar in the Reconstruction of Ancient Languages (Studies in Generative Grammar, 83). Berlin - New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 161–188.

Zólyomi, Gábor (2007a), 'The Multi-Word Construction igi - bar in the Old Babylonian Period', in Jarle Ebeling and Graham Cunningham, eds., Analyzing Literary Sumerian. Corpus based Approaches. London: Equinox, 316-350.

Zólyomi, Gábor (2007b), 'Sumerisch', in Michael Streck, Hrsg., Schriften und Sprachen des Alten Orients. 3., überarb. Auflage. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 11–43.

Zólyomi, Gábor (2014), Copular Clauses and Focus Marking in Sumerian. Warsaw: De Gruyter Open. [http://dx.doi.org/10.2478/9783110401707]

Zólyomi, Gábor (2017), An Introduction to the Grammar of Sumerian. With the collaboration of Szilvia Jáka-Sövegjártó and Melinda Hagymássy. Budapest: Eötvös University Press. [https://www.academia.edu/21921968/An_introduction_to_the_grammar_of_Sumerian]

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