A Treatise on English Punctuation ...: With an Appendix, Containing Rules on the Use of Capitals, a List of Abbreviations, Hints on the Preparation of Copy and on Proof-reading, Specimen of Proof-sheet, Etc

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Amer. Book Company, 1871 - Abbreviations, English - 334 pages
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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
Plan of the Work and Definitions of tiik
19
Introductory Observations
27
Vocative Words Phrases and Clauses
68
Phrases at the End of Sentences or Clauses
78
One Clause depending on Another
89
Phrases and Clauses in the same Construction
98
Clauses having a Verb understood
104
THE DASH
174
The Echo or Words repeated Rhetorically
182
Ellipsis of the Adverb Namely c
191
QUOTATION POINTS
197
The Genitive or Possessive Case
204
Introductory Observations
211
Prefixes in Derivative Words
219
The Division of Words into Syllables according to their Form
225

Numeral Figures and Words
112
A Series of Expressions having a Common Dependence
120
Lists of Words Phrases and Numbers
128
Conjoined Members of Sentences
134
The Chanting Service in the Liturgy
141
Headings Subheads Phrases in Titlepages c
147
Names Title3 and other Words abbreviated
148
Remarks on the Notes of Interrogation and Exclamation
154
Observations on Parenthesesand Marks of Parenthesis
167
Extracts composed of Successive Paragraphs
232
A Comma Inverted Two Commas 286
239
Pride and Humility by Thomas Brown
242
A Taste for Reading by George S Hillard
248
The True Source of Reform by E H Chapin
254
Italic Characters
269
Medical and Mathematical Signs
302
Copt and on reading Proofs 808
316

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