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North, Roger 1651-1734

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Works: 133 works in 485 publications in 3 languages and 7,531 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  History 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: HB151, B
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A discourse of fish and fish-ponds by Roger North ( )
29 editions published between 1713 and 1773 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger North on music; being a selection from his essays written during the years c. 1695-1728 by Roger North ( Book )
7 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger North's the musicall grammarian : 1728 by Roger North ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 307 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 between 1980 and 1981 in English and German and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Directions for the study of the law by A. C Buckland ( )
3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of the Honourable Sir Dudley North, knt. ... and of the Honourable and Reverend Dr. John North ... by Roger North ( )
10 editions published in 1744 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on fish and fish-ponds by Roger North ( )
8 editions published between 1790 and 1835 in English and held by 171 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 )
21 editions published between 1826 and 1977 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discourse of fish and fish-ponds by the Hon. Roger North by Roger North ( )
8 editions published in 1773 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The musicall gramarian by Roger North ( Book )
9 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of musick by Roger North ( Book )
15 editions published between 1846 and 2010 in English and held by 103 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
Roger North's Cursory notes of musicke : (c. 1698-c. 1703) : a physical, psychological and critical theory by Roger North ( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
North, Roger 1651-1734
Roger North
Languages
English (312)
Dutch (1)
German (1)
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