Six Offprints from the Journal of the Royal Institution of Great Britain.

By: Blackie, John Stuart.

Price: $125.00

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Each is caption title, with new pagination, of a Blackie lecture given at a "Weekly Evening Meeting" of the Institution, as follow: (1). "On the Spartan Constitution and the Agrarian Laws of Lycurgus", April 22, 1864 12pp.; (2). "On the Music of Speech in the Greek and Latin Languages", May 3, 1867, 10pp.; (3). "On Scientific Method in the Interpretation of Popular Myths, with special reference to Greek Mythology", April 29, 1870, 13pp.; (4). "On the pre-Socratic Philosophy", April 21, 1871, 14pp.; (5). "On the Philological Character and Genius of the Modern Greek Language", April 26, 1872, 12pp.; "The Language and Literature of the Scottish Highlands", April 29, 1881, 11pp. Numbers 1,3,4 were reprinted in "Horae Hellenicae...", 1874, and number 5 is a summary of Blackie's "The Language and Literature of the Scottish Highlands", 1876, 331pp. A few dog-eared corners, some edges a little toned. Overall, Fine copies.

Title: Six Offprints from the Journal of the Royal Institution of Great Britain.

Author Name: Blackie, John Stuart.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: blackie,johnstuart.125eachiscaptiontitle,withnew