On Sep 25, 2006, at 4:33 AM, Eleanor McHugh wrote:

> Another very good book on interpreters is http://www.amazon.com/ 
> Programming-Languages-Interpreter-based-Samuel-Kamin/dp/0201068249/ 
> ref=sr_11_1/026-5047787-0958832?ie=UTF8 although the examples are  
> all written in pascal...

Seconded. Kamin's is a very good book.

I'm also a huge fan of Wirth's Compiler Construction book. 130 pages  
of condensed brilliance and lucidity... Screw all those others! This  
one is free:

http://www.oberon.ethz.ch/WirthPubl/CBEAll.pdf