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North, Roger 1651-1734

Overview
Works: 137 works in 512 publications in 2 languages and 8,583 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Sources  History 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: ML160, B
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Roger North on music; being a selection from his essays written during the years c. 1695-1728 by Roger North( Book )

9 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger North's the musicall grammarian : 1728 by Roger North( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on musical eloquence in all its branches
Of building : Roger North's writings on architecture by Roger North( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and German and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gentleman accomptant by Roger North( Book )

33 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, baron Guilford; the Hon. Sir Dudley North; and the Hon. and Rev. Dr. John North by Roger North( Book )

16 editions published between 1826 and 1977 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musicall gramarian by Roger North( Book )

9 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of musick by Roger North( Book )

18 editions published between 1846 and 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger North (1651?-1734) was a successful lawyer and skilled amateur musician who became Attorney General to James II. After the 1688 Revolution he retired from public life and devoted his time to writing on a wide range of topics. Memoirs of Musick originally formed the final section of North's 1728 treatise on music theory, The Musicall Grammarian. It covers aspects of music history (or 'historico-critcall scrapps' as North calls them) from Ancient Greece to Corelli, and includes a substantial account of John Jenkins, who taught North
The life of the Honourable Sir Dudley North, knt. ... and of the Honourable and Reverend Dr. John North by Roger North( Book )

9 editions published between 1744 and 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for the study of the law by A. C Buckland( Book )

4 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse of the poor shewing the pernicious tendency of the laws now in force for their maintenance and settlement : containing likewise, some considerations relating to national improvement in general by Roger North( Book )

18 editions published between 1753 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on fish and fish-ponds by Roger North( Book )

8 editions published between 1790 and 1835 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gentleman accomptant : or, an essay to unfold the mystery of accompts. By way of debitor and creditor, commonly called merchants accompts; ... By a person of honour by Roger North( Book )

18 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse on the study of the laws by Roger North( Book )

3 editions published between 1824 and 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse of fish and fish-ponds By a person of honour by Roger North( Book )

24 editions published between 1713 and 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse of fish and fish-ponds by Roger North( Book )

14 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger North's the musicall grammarian and theory of sounds : digests of the manuscripts by Roger North( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Roger North's the musicall grammarian : 1728
Alternative Names
North, Roger 1651-1734

Roger North

Roger North British politician

Roger North Brits muziektheoreticus (1651-1734)

Roger North englischer Rechtsanwalt und Musiktheoretiker

Languages
English (298)

German (1)

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Memoirs of musickA discourse on the study of the lawsThe Honourable Roger North (1651-1734) : on life, morality, law and traditionThe Honourable Roger North : on life, morality, law and tradition