A treatise on harmony, tr. by mrs C. Clarke, Volume 33

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Page 1 - Histories make men wise; poets witty; the mathematics subtile; natural philosophy deep; moral grave; logic and rhetoric able to contend. Abeunt studia in mores. Nay, there is no stond or impediment in the wit, but may be wrought out by fit studies: like as diseases of the body may have appropriate exercises.
Page 7 - By inverting the intervals, — that is to say, by transposing the lower to the higher, — the unison becomes an octave, the second becomes a seventh, the third becomes a sixth, the fourth becomes a fifth, the fifth becomes a fourth, the sixth becomes a third, the seventh becomes a second, and the octave becomes a unison : — Ex.3.
Page 14 - This chord is the same as the preceding ; with the exception of the ninth, which is minor. It is an amalgamation of the dominant seventh, and of the t9 diminished seventh.
Page 9 - No. 25. fourth of the string, or from the double octave of the first sound...
Page 35 - There are three genera : — the Diatonic, the Chromatic, and the Enharmonic. The diatonic genus proceeds by...

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