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The New Gresham Encyclopedia Volume 4, Part 1: Deposition to Eberswalde   By:

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Transcriber's note: A few typographical errors have been corrected: they are listed at the end of the text.

In the pronunciation guides [=e] signifies "e macron"; [)e] "e breve"; [a:] "a with diaeresis below"; [.a] "a with dot above"; [n.] "n with dot below"; and so forth.

THE

NEW · GRESHAM

ENCYCLOPEDIA

VOLUME · IV · PART · 1

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The GRESHAM · PUBLISHING COMPANY · Limited

66 CHANDOS STREET · STRAND LONDON W.C.2. 1922

LIST OF PLATES

VOLUME IV PART 1

DEPOSITION to EBERSWALDE

PLATES

Page

DIAMONDS 18 DOGS 62

CONTRIBUTORS TO VOLUME IV

ADOLPHE ABRAHAMS, O.B.E., B.A., M.D., late Major, R.A.M.C.

GEORGE E. ALLAN, D.Sc., Lecturer in Electricity, University of Glasgow.

C. O. BANNISTER, F.I.C., Assoc. R.S.N., Professor of Metallurgy, University of Liverpool.

F. F. P. BISACRE, O.B.E., M.A., B.SC., A.M.Inst.C.E.

R. N. RUDMOSE BROWN, D.SC.

A. Y. CATTO, O.B.E., Lieutenant, R.N.

GRENVILLE A. J. COLE, F.R.S., Professor of Geology, Royal College of Science, Ireland.

W. G. CONSTABLE, M.A., Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge.

ARTHUR O. COOKE, Author of A Book of Dovecotes .

J. R. AINSWORTH DAVIS, M.A., F.C.P., former Principal of The Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester.

JOHN DOUGALL, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.E., Gold Medallist of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

MONTAGU DRUMMOND, M.A., Director of Research, Scottish Station for Research in Plant Breeding.

S. L. ETHERTON, B.Sc.

REV. WILLIAM FULTON, D.D., B.Sc., Professor of Systematic Theology, University of Aberdeen.

R. N. HAYGARTH, B.A., B.Sc., Queens' College, Cambridge.

W. A. HISLOP, M.B., late Captain, R.A.M.C.

D. J. MACKELLOR, B.Sc., Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, Royal Technical College, Glasgow.

DONALD A. MACKENZIE, Folklorist; Author of Egyptian Myth and Legend , &c.

MAGNUS MACLEAN, M.A., D.Sc., M.Inst.E.E., M.Inst.C.E., Editor of Modern Electrical Engineering , &c.

F. A. MUMBY, Editor of The Great World War .

D. G. OGILVY, LL.B.

R. F. PATTERSON, M.A., formerly Foundation Scholar of St. John's College, Cambridge, and Charles Oldham (University) Shakespeare Scholar.

ANGELO S. RAPPOPORT, Ph.D., B. ès L.

JAMES RITCHIE, M.A., M.D., Professor of Bacteriology, University of Edinburgh.

JOHN J. ROSS, M.A., F.R.A.S.

G. ELLIOT SMITH, M.A., M.D., F.R.S., Professor of Anatomy, University of London.

C. S. STOCKS, D.S.O., Major, Indian Army; Instructor in Military Organization, Royal Military College, Sandhurst.

M. M. J. SUTHERLAND, D.Sc., F.I.C.

ALAN C. THOMSON, D.S.O., A.M.Inst.C.E., late Lieutenant Colonel, R.E.

G. E. TOULMIN, B.A., King's College, Cambridge.

THOMAS WOODHOUSE, Head of the Weaving and Designing Department, Dundee Technical College and School of Art.

KEY TO PRONUNCIATION

The method of marking pronunciations here employed is either (1) by marking the syllable on which the accent falls, or (2) by a simple system of transliteration, to which the following is the Key:

VOWELS

[=a], as in f a te, or in b a re.

ä, as in a lms, Fr. â me, Ger. B a hn = á of Indian names.

[.a], the same sound short or medium, as in Fr. b a l, Ger. M a nn.

a, as in f a t.

[a:], as in f a ll.

a , obscure, as in rur a l, similar to u in b u t, [.e] in h e r: common in Indian names.

[=e], as in m e = i in mach i ne.

e, as in m e t.

[.e], as in h e r.

[=i], as in p i ne, or as ei in Ger. m ei n.

i, as in p i n, also used for the short sound corresponding to [=e], as in French and Italian words.

eu , a long sound as in Fr. j eû ne = Ger... Continue reading book >>


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