On Wed, Jul 16, 2003 at 01:36:08PM -0700, Costentin Cornomorus wrote:
> Sounds like my Talarian! It started out somewhere
> between Indo-Hittite and I-E proper, and has been
> influenced by Iranian and Sanskrit along the way.
> It will be interesting to see what you come up
> with!!

Well, I hope I can come up with something interesting, at least.  :)
No influence from any other languages, P-I-E or not, will be possible
in my case, since there's a small matter of 435 light years in the way.

> Invest in Sihler's "Comparative Grammar of Latin
> and Greek", as it has lots of nice (and up to
> date) IE info, as well as comparisons with
> Avestan and Sanskrit. Baldi's "Indtroduction to
> the I-E Languages" is also a good source.

Thank you.  I have them on order. :)