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Notes and Queries, Number 56, November 23, 1850 is a fascinating collection of essays, letters, and inquiries that provide valuable insight into the cultural and intellectual landscape of the 19th century. The diverse range of topics covered in this edition, from historical anecdotes to linguistic puzzles, makes for an engaging and educational read.

The contributors to this volume demonstrate a deep knowledge and passion for their respective fields, offering thought-provoking discussions on a wide array of subjects. Whether delving into the etymology of words, recounting personal experiences, or debating the merits of different literary works, each piece in this collection adds to the overall richness and depth of the publication.

One of the highlights of Notes and Queries is the sense of community and camaraderie that permeates its pages. Readers are invited to participate in ongoing dialogues, share their own thoughts and findings, and engage in friendly debates with fellow enthusiasts. This interactive element adds an extra layer of enjoyment to the reading experience, creating a sense of connection and shared intellectual curiosity.

Overall, Notes and Queries, Number 56, November 23, 1850 is a thought-provoking and enjoyable read that offers a glimpse into the intellectual pursuits and interests of the era. Whether you are a history buff, language aficionado, or simply curious about the world around you, this collection is sure to provide hours of entertainment and enlightenment.

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"When found, make a note of." CAPTAIN CUTTLE.

No. 56.] SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23. 1850. [Price Threepence. Stamped Edition 4d.



The Oldenburg Horn 417 Greek Particles Illustrated by the Eastern Languages 418 Samuel Rowlands, and his Claim to the Authorship of "The Choise of Change," by Dr. E.F. Rimbault 419 Etymology of "Apricot," "Peach," and "Nectarine" 420 Minor Notes: Chaucer's Monument Robert Herrick Epitaph of a Wine Merchant Father Blackhal The Nonjurors Booksellers' Catalogues Bailie Nicol Jarvie Camels in Gaul 420


Bibliographical Queries 421 Dryden's "Essay upon Satire" 422 Minor Queries: Ænius Silvius (Pope Pius II.) "Please the Pigs" To save one's Bacon Arabic Numerals Cardinal "By the bye" Poisons Cabalistic Author Brandon the Juggler Jacobus Præfectus Siculus The Word "after" in the Rubric Hard by Thomas Rogers of Horminger Armorial Bearings Lady Compton's Letter to her Husband Romagnasi's Works Christopher Barker's Device 423


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