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The Resource An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity : with their use and application in the English, Latin, and Greek languages: containing Remarks on the Metre of the English; on the origin and Aeolism of the Roman; on the general History of the Greek, with an account of its Antient Tones, and a defence of their present accentual marks. To which is subjoined the Greek elegiac poem of M. Musurus addressed to Leo X. With a Latin version and notes. The second edition, corrected and much enlarged. Containing some additions from the papers of Dr. Taylor and Mr. Markland. With a reply to Dr. G's. second dissertation in answer to the essay. By John Foster, M. A. Late Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, (electronic resource)

An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity : with their use and application in the English, Latin, and Greek languages: containing Remarks on the Metre of the English; on the origin and Aeolism of the Roman; on the general History of the Greek, with an account of its Antient Tones, and a defence of their present accentual marks. To which is subjoined the Greek elegiac poem of M. Musurus addressed to Leo X. With a Latin version and notes. The second edition, corrected and much enlarged. Containing some additions from the papers of Dr. Taylor and Mr. Markland. With a reply to Dr. G's. second dissertation in answer to the essay. By John Foster, M. A. Late Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, (electronic resource)

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An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity : with their use and application in the English, Latin, and Greek languages: containing Remarks on the Metre of the English; on the origin and Aeolism of the Roman; on the general History of the Greek, with an account of its Antient Tones, and a defence of their present accentual marks. To which is subjoined the Greek elegiac poem of M. Musurus addressed to Leo X. With a Latin version and notes. The second edition, corrected and much enlarged. Containing some additions from the papers of Dr. Taylor and Mr. Markland. With a reply to Dr. G's. second dissertation in answer to the essay. By John Foster, M. A. Late Fellow of King's College, Cambridge
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An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity
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with their use and application in the English, Latin, and Greek languages: containing Remarks on the Metre of the English; on the origin and Aeolism of the Roman; on the general History of the Greek, with an account of its Antient Tones, and a defence of their present accentual marks. To which is subjoined the Greek elegiac poem of M. Musurus addressed to Leo X. With a Latin version and notes. The second edition, corrected and much enlarged. Containing some additions from the papers of Dr. Taylor and Mr. Markland. With a reply to Dr. G's. second dissertation in answer to the essay. By John Foster, M. A. Late Fellow of King's College, Cambridge
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Language
eng
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CU-RivES
Citation location within source
N9384
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English Short Title Catalog
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1731-1774
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Foster, John
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dictionaries
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Greek language
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An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity : with their use and application in the English, Latin, and Greek languages: containing Remarks on the Metre of the English; on the origin and Aeolism of the Roman; on the general History of the Greek, with an account of its Antient Tones, and a defence of their present accentual marks. To which is subjoined the Greek elegiac poem of M. Musurus addressed to Leo X. With a Latin version and notes. The second edition, corrected and much enlarged. Containing some additions from the papers of Dr. Taylor and Mr. Markland. With a reply to Dr. G's. second dissertation in answer to the essay. By John Foster, M. A. Late Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, (electronic resource)
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  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • The reply, 'A review of some passages in the preceding essay', has separate titlepage, register and pagination
  • Dr. G = Henry Gally
  • With three final advertisement pages
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library
  • Lnat reports pag. sequence lacks num. 247-56, but text and register are continuous; p. 381 is misnumbered 281; and ill. (p. 297)
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ESTCN9384
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80
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unknown
Extent
xxxi,[1],448;49,3p.
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electronic
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An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity : with their use and application in the English, Latin, and Greek languages: containing Remarks on the Metre of the English; on the origin and Aeolism of the Roman; on the general History of the Greek, with an account of its Antient Tones, and a defence of their present accentual marks. To which is subjoined the Greek elegiac poem of M. Musurus addressed to Leo X. With a Latin version and notes. The second edition, corrected and much enlarged. Containing some additions from the papers of Dr. Taylor and Mr. Markland. With a reply to Dr. G's. second dissertation in answer to the essay. By John Foster, M. A. Late Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • The reply, 'A review of some passages in the preceding essay', has separate titlepage, register and pagination
  • Dr. G = Henry Gally
  • With three final advertisement pages
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library
  • Lnat reports pag. sequence lacks num. 247-56, but text and register are continuous; p. 381 is misnumbered 281; and ill. (p. 297)
Control code
ESTCN9384
Dimensions
80
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxxi,[1],448;49,3p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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