Publication details [#9751]

Vester, Elseline. 1983. Instrument and manner expressions in Latin. Van Gorcum. x + 201 pp.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
Language as a subject
Person as a subject


An investigation into the form and semantic function of manner, instrument and cause noun phrases in the ablative case. The approach is based on a typology of states of affairs, and in a final chapter, the results of the inquiry are formulated in terms of the theory of functional grammar developed by S.C. Dik.