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The Resource An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity, : with their use and application in the pronunciation of the English, Latin, and Greek languages; : containing an account and explanation of the ancient tones, : and a defence of the present system of Greek accentual marks, against the objections of Isaac Vossius, Henninius, Sarpedonius, Dr. G. and others., By John Foster, M.A. late fellow of King's College, Cambridge

An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity, : with their use and application in the pronunciation of the English, Latin, and Greek languages; : containing an account and explanation of the ancient tones, : and a defence of the present system of Greek accentual marks, against the objections of Isaac Vossius, Henninius, Sarpedonius, Dr. G. and others., 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, : with their use and application in the pronunciation of the English, Latin, and Greek languages; : containing an account and explanation of the ancient tones, : and a defence of the present system of Greek accentual marks, against the objections of Isaac Vossius, Henninius, Sarpedonius, Dr. G. and others.
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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 pronunciation of the English, Latin, and Greek languages; : containing an account and explanation of the ancient tones, : and a defence of the present system of Greek accentual marks, against the objections of Isaac Vossius, Henninius, Sarpedonius, Dr. G. and others.
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By John Foster, M.A. late fellow of King's College, Cambridge
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eng
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NDD
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non fiction
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An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity, : with their use and application in the pronunciation of the English, Latin, and Greek languages; : containing an account and explanation of the ancient tones, : and a defence of the present system of Greek accentual marks, against the objections of Isaac Vossius, Henninius, Sarpedonius, Dr. G. and others., By John Foster, M.A. late fellow of King's College, Cambridge
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Note
  • First edition
  • Signatures: [a]4, b-c4, B-Z4, Aa-Ll4
  • Page 91 misnumbered 19
  • Head and tail pieces
  • Pages [ii], [iv], [238], and [2] and [4], last sequence, are blank
  • Erratum: p. [232]
  • Marci Musuri Cretensis ad Leonem X Carmen, Platonis operibus ab ipso recognitis, et ab Aldo primum impressis, præfixum. Recensuit et Latine nunc primum vertit, J.F.: 26 p. at end; in Greek with Foster's Latin translation on facing pages; Greek text first published Venice, 1513
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21 cm. (8vo).
Extent
xxiii, [1], 231, [7], 26 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Brown calf stamped in gilt with raised spine bands.
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  • (OCoLC)09921969
  • ucoclc9921969
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An essay on the different nature of accent and quantity, : with their use and application in the pronunciation of the English, Latin, and Greek languages; : containing an account and explanation of the ancient tones, : and a defence of the present system of Greek accentual marks, against the objections of Isaac Vossius, Henninius, Sarpedonius, Dr. G. and others., By John Foster, M.A. late fellow of King's College, Cambridge
Publication
Note
  • First edition
  • Signatures: [a]4, b-c4, B-Z4, Aa-Ll4
  • Page 91 misnumbered 19
  • Head and tail pieces
  • Pages [ii], [iv], [238], and [2] and [4], last sequence, are blank
  • Erratum: p. [232]
  • Marci Musuri Cretensis ad Leonem X Carmen, Platonis operibus ab ipso recognitis, et ab Aldo primum impressis, præfixum. Recensuit et Latine nunc primum vertit, J.F.: 26 p. at end; in Greek with Foster's Latin translation on facing pages; Greek text first published Venice, 1513
Dimensions
21 cm. (8vo).
Extent
xxiii, [1], 231, [7], 26 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Brown calf stamped in gilt with raised spine bands.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09921969
  • ucoclc9921969

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