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Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 4 "G" to "Gaskell, Elizabeth"   By:

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Transcriber's notes:

(1) Numbers following letters (without space) like C2 were originally printed in subscript. Letter subscripts are preceded by an underscore, like C n.

(2) Characters following a carat (^) were printed in superscript.

(3) Side notes were relocated to function as titles of their respective paragraphs.

(4) Macrons and breves above letters and dots below letters were not inserted.

(5) [root] stands for the root symbol; [alpha], [beta], etc. for greek letters.

(6) The following typographical errors have been corrected:

ARTICLE GABEL, KRISTOFFER: "See Carl Frederik Bricka, Dansk. Biograf. Lex. art "Gabel" (Copenhagen, 1887, &c.); Danmarks Riges Historie (Copenhagen, 1897 1905), vol. v." '1905' amended from '1005'.

ARTICLE GALLS: "The same authority (loc. cit. p. 550) mentions a willow gall which provides no less than sixteen insects with food and protection; these are preyed upon by about eight others, so that altogether some twenty four insects, ..." 'altogether' amended from 'alltogether'.

ARTICLE GANNET: "... and orderly takes its place in the rear of the string, to repeat its headlong plunge so soon as it again finds itself above its prey." 'its' amended from 'is'... Continue reading book >>

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