In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The five volumes consisted of an octavo of 786 pages of descriptive matter and four imperial folios containing 213 plates.
- The Khamsa is part of it, complete but for eight folios that had been torn out earlier and were bequeathed to the Met in 1913.
- Today it has been pulled apart, the folios bound to a cardboard binder.
- The folios will debut at Artexpo New York along with a limited-edition giclee print of ‘Moon Rider.’
- Do I find in the appeal book the folio which is said to record the estate or interests of the appellant?
- What made him pen this immense book (382 folio pages in the original Turkish) and how on earth did he find the time?
- ‘Restored and put under glass, the folios could be gingerly handled, and it was possible to photograph all the pages,’ he said.
- Eighty-seven folios of the Book of Animals (about one-tenth of the original text by al-Jahiz) are preserved in the Ambrosiana Library in Milan.
- Certain illuminations from his Book of Hours condemn the duke's enemies, the most striking example being a folio accompanying the Vigils of the Dead.
- The oldest item is a double folio of exquisite calligraphy from a 14th Century Quran of uncertain provenance - Turkish perhaps or Central Asian.
- The action continues on the facing folio, another full-page miniature, this time divided into two registers.
- Each leaf or folio has two pages and these were normally marked out for the text and any illumination by a process of pricking and ruling using a variety of instruments.
- These reports are typed on huge folio pages with numerous data categories.
2(numbered leaf)folio masculine
- In folio 145, he described, for the first time, in medical history, a haemorrhagic disease transmitted by unaffected women to their male children - today we call it haemophilia.
- The commentary on verse 1 of Romans just cited from folio 8 of the Soane manuscript reappears with minor changes in the printed edition of 1542.
- The specific piece of evidence is an entry given within the book, on the front of folio 327, dating from 1635.
- The earlier set of ordinances are on folios 17-19, the original custumal on ff.20-49, and the later set of ordinances on ff.74-77.
- At folio 23, your Honour, the date is 26 February.
- The combination of second-person speech and frontal gaze of the princess on folio 3v indicates to him that the book was expressly produced for her young foreign eyes.
3(volume)libro en folio masculineinfolio masculine
- The whole document fills two massive folios in the only printed edition of the Latin text that has ever been published, in 1783.
- Wesley dropped the big folio book he was carrying on to the table and went to me.
- In fact, each photo is so engaging that I wished at times that the book form was replaced by a folio.
- He'd known that - hence the plan to skip off to Bali once the folio was completed.
- Up to now it is more than a hundred folios of manuscript.
- Pages printed on one or both sides, gathered into quires or folios, superceded papyrus and parchment rolls in the fourth century CE.
- Kalpesh Lathigra's photojournalistic folios are worth the visit.
- Johnson's magnum opus was published in two folio volumes in 1755.
- Only once before, in the 1616 Jonson folio, had an English dramatist's plays appeared in collected form.
- The desktop itself was lost beneath teetering stacks of leather-bound volumes and slim folios that formed a parapet around the edges of the desk.
- I have completed it and it has filled around fifty folios.
- With the turning pages of his folios and albums, the 98-year-old's life pours out in torrents, just like the many rivers he has captured on film.
- She dedicated her lavish folio volume, in large print, to her brother-in-law, Sir Charles Cavendish, in gratitude.
- The entries of Shakespearian texts in the Stationers' Register chronicle the publishing fortunes of his poems, individual plays, and the four folios from the 1590s to the Restoration.
- Even their presentation, in imposing folio volumes, reflects the gravity of their intent.
- Shakespearian textual critics are primarily interested in the nature of the lost manuscripts that served as printers' copy for the early quartos and folios.
- So it was that on 15 April, 1755, the two huge folio volumes went on sale for four pounds and ten shillings a set.
- One theological work consists of five folio volumes in Spanish.
- The prints were published in the Cabinet du Roi, a series of folio volumes with illustrations of the artistic and scientific triumphs of the reign.
- For these four folio volumes of patient industry, Gould received the princely sum of $50!
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.