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Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 7 "Drama" to "Dublin"   By:

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Transcriber's notes:

(1) Numbers following letters (without space) like C2 were originally printed in subscript. Letter subsctipts 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) Letters topped by Macron are represented as [=x].

(5) Letters with a dot below are represented as [x.].

(6) The following typographical errors have been corrected:

Article DRAMA: "Incomparably the most important of recent additions to the literary drama is Thomas Hardy's vast panorama of the Napoleonic wars, entitled The Dynasts (1904 1908)." 'Incomparably' amended from 'Imcomparably'.

Article DRAVIDIAN: "Their languages form an isolated group, and it has not been possible to prove a connexion with any other family of languages." 'form' amended from 'from'.

Article DRAWING: "The same analogy may be observed between two of the senses in which the French verb tirer is frequently employed." 'French' amended from 'Frech'.

Article DRAWING: "Although the modern Italians have both traire and trarre, they use delineare still in the sense of artistic drawing, and also adombrare." 'in' amended from 'is'.

Article DREDGE and DREDGING: "... the illustration of the geographical distribution of marine animals, and the more accurate determination of the fossils of the Pliocene period." 'illustration' amended from 'illlustration'.

Article DRENTE: "... and in 1818 the Society of Charity (Maatschappij van Weldadigheid) was formed with Count van den Bosch at its head." 'Weldadigheid' amended from 'Weldadigkeid'.

Article DRENTE: "In later times forest culture was added, and the Gerard Adriaan van Swieten schools of forestry, agriculture and horticulture were established by Major van Swieten in memory of his son." 'Swieten' amended from 'Sweiten'.

Article DREW: "From 1861 to 1892 she had the management of the Arch Street theatre in Philadelphia." 'From' amended from 'Fom'.

Article DRIFT: "Thus it is possible to speak of a snow drift, an accumulation driven by the wind; of a ship drifting out of its course; of the drift of a speech, i.e. its general tendency." 'accumulation' amended from 'accumlation'.

Article DUBLIN: "But the old jealousy arose in the reign of George I., and in the reign of George III." 'jealousy' amended from 'jealously'.

ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA

A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, SCIENCES, LITERATURE AND GENERAL INFORMATION

ELEVENTH EDITION

VOLUME VIII, SLICE VII

Drama to Dublin

ARTICLES IN THIS SLICE:

DRAMA (part) DRONFIELD DRAMBURG DROPSY DRAMMEN DROPWORT DRANE, AUGUSTA THEODOSIA DROSHKY DRAPER, JOHN WILLIAM DROSTE HÜLSHOFF, ANNETTE ELISABETH DRAPER DROSTE VISCHERING, CLEMENS AUGUST DRAUGHT DROUAIS, JEAN GERMAIN DRAUGHTS DROUET, JEAN BAPTISTE DRAUPADI DROWNING AND LIFE SAVING DRAVE DROYSEN, JOHANN GUSTAV DRAVIDIAN DROZ, ANTOINE GUSTAVE DRAWBACK DROZ, FRANÇOIS XAVIER JOSEPH DRAWING DRUG (district of British India) DRAWING AND QUARTERIN DRUG (medicine) DRAWING ROOM DRUIDISM DRAYTON, MICHAEL DRUIDS, ORDER OF DREAM DRUM DREDGE and DREDGING DRUMMOND, HENRY (1786 1860) DRELINCOURT, CHARLES DRUMMOND, HENRY (1851 1897) DRENTE DRUMMOND, THOMAS DRESDEN DRUMMOND, WILLIAM DRESS DRUNKENNESS DRESSER DRURY, SIR WILLIAM DREUX DRUSES DREW DRUSIUS JOHANNES DREW, SAMUEL DRUSUS, MARCUS LIVIUS DREWENZ DRUSUS, NERO CLAUDIUS DREXEL, ANTHONY JOSEPH DRUSUS CAESAR DREYFUS, ALFRED DRYADES DRIBURG DRYANDER, JONAS DRIFFIELD DRYBURGH ABBEY DRIFT DRYDEN, JOHN DRILL DRYOPITHECUS DRINKING VESSELS DRY ROT DRIPSTONE DUALISM DRISLER, HENRY DUALLA DRIVER, SAMUEL ROLLES DU BARRY, MARIE JEANNE BÉCU DRIVING DU BARTAS, GUILLAUME DE SALUSTE DROGHEDA DUBAWNT DROIT DUBBO DROITWICH DU BELLAY, GUILLAUME DRÔME DU BELLAY, JEAN DROMEDARY DU BELLAY, JOACHIM DROMORE DUBLIN (county of Ireland) DROMOS DUBLIN (city of Ireland) DRONE

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