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History of cyclopaedias.

History of cyclopaedias.

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(In the Quarterly Review, April 1863, p. 354-387)

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Paginationp. 354-387.
Number of Pages387
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The earliest encyclopedic work to have survived to modern times is the Naturalis Historia of Pliny the Elder, a Roman statesman living in the 1st century AD. He compiled a work of 37 chapters covering natural history, architecture, medicine, geography, geology, and all aspects of the world around stated in the preface that he had compi facts from works by over authors.

Cyclopaedia, Or Encyclopaedia (Gr. a circle, and, education), originally the cycle of the seven liberal arts and sciences which constituted with the ancients the course of education for the higher class of citizens, viz.: grammar, arithmetic, geometry, music, astronomy, dialectics, and rhetoric.

Title. The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography: Being the History of the United States as Illustrated in the Lives of the Founders, Builders, and Defenders of the Republic, and of the Men and Women who are Doing the Work and Moulding the Thought of the Present Time, Volume Reviews: 1.

Author's Name: Herbert t. Publisher: A.& Cover: Hardcover. Date Published: # of Pages: pp. Details of Condition: Red decorated cloth HB,cover marked,worn and bumped,book loose,spine and front cover detached from pages,flags of the empire on inside covers,red edges on pages,dictionary of sports,cookery,photography,gardening and more,colour atlas.

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Format: Paperback. I have a long history with Pears’ a big, involved history but a subtle, in-the-background kind of history. The Pears’ Cyclopaedia is, in a small but memorable way, a symbol of my childhood.

I clearly remember the unassuming books sat on the book shelf, along with the other adult books. Timeline of Philatelic Literature. Successors to the Penny Cyclopædia. The National Cyclopædia of Useful Knowledge, The Kingfisher History Encyclopedia: We use the Kingfisher as part of our Story of the World History text.

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A history and biographical cyclopaedia of Butler County, Ohio, with illustrations and sketches of its representative men and pioneers by Western Biographical.

The value of any book lies in the publication date and overall condition as well as how many publications are available and most importantly "does anybody want it?". A short history of this set of books: The cyclopaedia was revived under the title American Cyclopaedia in The “Cyclopædia of Political Science, Political Economy, and of the Political History of the United States” is intended to be to the American and English reader what the above-named works are to French and German students of political science and political economy.

“A book about everything Gleick sees the world as an endlessly unfolding opportunity in which ‘creatures of the information’ might just recognize themselves.” –Shelfari “An interesting and detailed history of how we’ve moved from an alphabet to words, writing, dictionaries, etc.” –Alpha.

Fact, fancy, and fable; a new handbook for ready reference on subjects commonly omitted from cyclopaedias; comprising personal sobriquets, familiar phrases, popular appellations, geographical nicknames, literary pseudonyms, mythological characters, red-letter days, political slang, contractions and abbreviations, technical terms, foreign words and phrases, Americanisms, : Define cyclopedia.

cyclopedia synonyms, cyclopedia pronunciation, cyclopedia translation, English dictionary definition of cyclopedia. also cyclopaedia n. book of facts, reference book, She had ex- actly the German way; whatever was in her mind to be delivered, whether a mere remark, or a sermon, or a cyclopedia, or the history.

In the volume here presented, we have endeavoured to supply what we consider to have been hitherto a desideratum in literature—a cheap and portable volume, containing the name and such of the most important particulars of the life and character, as could be obtained from trustworthy sources, of every woman remarkable for mental gifts or acquirements, moral virtues, or christian graces, of.

The Civil Rights Movement of the 's and '70's was an explosive time in American history, and it inspired explosive literature. From Malcolm X to Martin Luther King, Jr., browse some of the most collectible books from and about that Edition: First Edition. European history and military events in history; Political,social and economic history; Industrial history; Geogriphical books; Scottish and Irish history; History of language,literature and fashion; Travel information and guides; Hong Kong,Indonesian and German history; American,Dutch and French history; African and Jamaican history.

No book, however, has yet been discovered bearing the name of Gutenberg; and we can only guess what came from his press by a peculiarity of type, of which, after the first Bible, the most marked is the famous Catholicon, dated — a kind of universal dictionary, the germ of all future cyclopaedias, and which became so popular that more.

HISTORY of the CHRISTIAN CHURCH * CHAPTER IX. Other signs of the increased interest felt in sermons were the homiletic cyclopaedias of the time furnishing materials derived from the Bible, the Fathers, classic authors and from the realm of tale and story.

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Dedicated in part to the CYCLOPAEDIA of Ephraim Chambers as well as the spin off publications and Encyclopaedias that evolved out of Chambers's original Cyclopaedia or Universal I plan to collect and amass all the available information as concerns the Cyclopaedia, it's publication and all the various editions, as well as presenting images of the plates, and printing devices.The History of Contempt of Court Hugh Evander Willis Part of theCourts Commons, and theLegal History Commons This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access by the Law School Journals at Digital Repository @ Maurer Law.

It has been accepted cyclopaedias and digests of the law. In some instances there.Welcome to the 'Kitto's Popular Cyclopedia of Biblial Literature', one of the encyclopedia resources FREELY available on !

Containing 2, entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources onthis resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.