Manual of Style: A Compilation of Typographical Rules Governing the Publications of the University of Chicago, with Specimens of Types Used at the University Press
University of Chicago Press, 1911 - 259 páginas
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abbreviations adult Rome äëïöü âêîôû Alexander anticipated capitalization of names caps civilized nations hitherto clauses comma common language compounds connection Corinth dash defined difficult matter directed distracted by reason divide division East EIGHT POINT EIGHTEEN POINT empire not unlike English fall of Carthage felt figures footnotes fresh GRAND PROSPECT Greeks like Polybius hand held hitherto at variance hyphen indention indicate influence italics Leaded letters longer any doubt marks matter matter to Alexander nouns OLD STYLE paragraph period phrase placed POINT When thoughtful Polybius saw preceding proper publications reached reason of contrasts references resources of Asia returning roman Rome rules Samnite conquests saw the fall sentence separate SIX POINT Solid space spelled successes of Pyrrhus system of law tables third century thoughtful Greeks tion titles traditions turning-points TWELVE POINT United West words world's history young
Página 104 - O, when I am safe in my sylvan home, I tread on the pride of Greece and Rome; And when I am stretched beneath the pines, Where the evening star so holy shines, I laugh at the lore and the pride of man, At the sophist schools and the learned clan ; For what are they all, in their high conceit, When man in the bush with God may meet?
Página 66 - Most of the letters have four forms in writing, depending on whether they occur at the beginning, in the middle, or at the end of a word or whether they stand separately.
Página 42 - Aurea prima sata est aetas, quae vindice nullo, sponte sua, sine lege fidem rectumque colebat. poena metusque aberant nec verba minantia fixo aere legebantur nec supplex turba timebat iudicis ora sui, sed erant sine vindice tuti.
Página 104 - So nigh is grandeur to our dust, So near is God to man, When Duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can...
Página 58 - But inasmuch as the cultivation in ourselves of a sensitive feeling on the subject of veracity is one of the most useful, and the enfeeblement of that feeling one of the most hurtful, things to which our conduct can be instrumental...
Página 104 - No man is born into the world, whose work Is not born with him; there is always work, And tools to work withal, for those who will; And blessed are the horny hands of toil! The busy world shoves angrily aside The man who stands with arms akimbo set, Until occasion tells him what to do; And he who waits to have his task marked out Shall die and leave his errand unfulfilled.
Página 15 - The earth hath kindness, The sea, the starry poles ; Earth, sea, and sky, and God above — But, ah, not human souls ! ' In summer, on the headlands, The Baltic Sea along, Sits Neckan with his harp of gold, And sings this plaintive song.
Página 67 - He trode the unplanted forest floor, whereon The all-seeing sun for ages hath not shone; Where feeds the moose, and walks the surly bear, And up the tall mast runs the woodpecker. He saw beneath dim aisles, in odorous beds, The slight...
Página 34 - ... man, returning from his conquests in the far East, men must have anticipated, as very near, an empire not unlike that of Rome ; for the conquest of the West would have been no difficult matter to Alexander, with all the resources of Asia under his hand. The successes of Pyrrhus, with his small army, against the adult Rome of the third century, fresh from her Samnite conquests, show what would have been the successes of Alexander, with his giant genius and armaments, against the younger and feebler...
Página 57 - Men lose their high aspirations as they lose their intellectual tastes, because they have not time or opportunity for indulging them, and they addict themselves to inferior pleasures, not because they deliberately prefer them, but because they are either the only ones to which they have access or the only ones which they are any longer capable of enjoying.