Between 1755 and 1756 he composed various articles for the Encyclopedic, and between 1757 and 1760 an article on Valeurs et monnaies, probably for the Dictionnaire du commerce of the abbe Morellet.
For the Encyclopedic he compiled and translated a large number of articles on chemistry and mineralogy, chiefly from German sources.
About the time that Buffon was bringing to an end his studies of birds, Mauduyt undertook to write the Ornithologie of the Encyclopedic methodique - a comparatively easy task, considering the recent works of his fellow-countrymen on that subject, and finished in 1784.
encyclopedic dictionary of applied linguistics (pp.
See the article by C. Kohler in La Grande Encyclopedic; Bibliographic du Velay (1902), 640-650.
This was at once an attack on Voltaire, who was giving theatrical representations at Les Delices, on D'Alembert, who had condemned the prejudice against the stage in the Encyclopedic, and on one of the favourite amusements of the society of the day.
Those readers with direct experience or an encyclopedic knowledge of the Arts establishment will not be so discomfited of course.
His articles on music in the Encyclopedic deal very superficially with the subject; and his Dictionnaire de musique (Geneva, 1767), though admirably written, is not trustworthy, either as a record of facts or as a collection of critical essays.
bestiaryration of a wolf from Konrad Gesner's 16th century encyclopedic Historiae Animalium, one of the first bestiaries.
encyclopedic knowledge of cinema, from the first motion pictures right through to the latest blockbusters in production.
encyclopedic entries, there are major essays scattered through the text.
encyclopedic volume of advice which in some writing guides can be quite frightening.
encyclopedic reference, and as a guide to the main body of noir it succeeds admirably.
encyclopedic guide to whiskey is essential reading for anyone interested in whiskey.
Don't be worried or fooled by by this truly encyclopedic book - it is not a boring A to Z book.
encyclopedic in scope - it's quite a scholarly work.
Aristotle was an encyclopedic polymath, an all time intellect.
He undoubtedly instigated D'Alembert to include a censure of the prohibition in his Encyclopedic article on "Geneva," a proceeding which provoked Rousseau's celebrated Lettre a D'Alembert sur les spectacles.
Favorite genres include sports, biographies, history, science, space, fact books, and encyclopedic volumes on certain topics, but you should always search with a clear idea of a child's primary interests in mind.
In addition to the general reference encyclopedias and encyclopedic references, you can find some excellent online specialty encyclopedias, especially science and computer references.
Exercise facts don't have to be boring, encyclopedic entries.
He also has encyclopedic informations on cultural mores across the galaxy - just the droid you would want at your side to keep you from committing the odd destruction-of-your-race faux pas when dealing with aliens.
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