I will look up these books in case other people are also too lazy to go looking through other threads.
So “The Sound-Symbolic System of Japanese”, Shoko Hamano (1998)?
- “A History of the Japanese Language”, Bjarke Frellesvig (eds in 2010/2011)
- “Bungo Manual: Selected Reference Materials for Students of Classical Japanese”
by Helen C. McCullough (
- EDIT: “A Reference Grammar of Classical Japanese Prose” by Dr Alexander Vovin (2002)