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Ellis, Alexander John 1814-1890

Overview
Works: 514 works in 1,007 publications in 5 languages and 6,633 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator, Publisher, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: ML3820, 781.1
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Most widely held works by Alexander John Ellis
On the sensations of tone as a physiological basis for the theory of music by Hermann von Helmholtz( Book )

70 editions published between 1875 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helmholtz applies physics, anatomy, and physiology in his study of aesthetics and physiological acoustics. He explains how tones are built from a base tone with upper partial tones, and his later discussions on consonance and musical scales develop this theory. He also discusses how the ear perceives these tones
Studies in the history of musical pitch : monographs by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

20 editions published between 1968 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of musical pitch by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

17 editions published between 1880 and 1963 in English and Multiple languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pronunciation for singers by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

25 editions published between 1877 and 1919 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On early English pronunciation, with special reference to Shakspere and Chaucer by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

32 editions published between 1867 and 2010 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech in song : being the singer's pronouncing primer of the principal European languages for which vocal music is usually composed by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

15 editions published between 1877 and 2001 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pennsylvania Dutch : a dialect of South German with an infusion of English by Samuel Stehman Haldeman( Book )

7 editions published in 1872 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical hints on the quantitative pronunciation of Latin : for the use of classical teachers and linguists by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

5 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the aboriginal inhabitants of the Andaman Islands by Edward Horace Man( Book )

15 editions published between 1883 and 1932 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On early English pronunciation with special reference to Shakspere and Chaucer ... by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abhandlungen zur vergleichenden Musikwissenschaft by J. P. N Land( Book )

8 editions published between 1922 and 1975 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Early English hymn to the Virgin (fifteenth century) and a Welshman's phonetic copy of it soon after: by Frederick James Furnivall( Book )

2 editions published between 1880 and 1965 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on dialectal work from May, 1885, to May, [1887] by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

5 editions published between 1886 and 1965 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plea for phonetic spelling; or, The necessity of orthographic reform by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

14 editions published between 1848 and 1985 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The alphabet of nature; or, Contributions towards a more accurate analysis and symbolization of spoken sounds; with some account of the principal phonetic alphabets hitherto proposed by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

5 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original nursery rhymes : for girls and boys by Alexander John Ellis( Book )

4 editions published between 1864 and 1865 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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On the sensations of tone as a physiological basis for the theory of music
Alternative Names
Alexander Ellis

Alexander John Ellis englischer Philologe

Alexander John Ellis matematico, fisico e filologo britannico

Alexander John Ellis mathmaticien et philologiste anglais

Elis, Alecsander Jon 1814-1890

Ellis, A. J. 1814-1890

Ellis, A. J. (Alexander John), 1814-1890

Ellis, Alexander J.

Ellis, Alexander J. 1814-1890

Ellis, Sharpe Alexander John 1814-1890

Sharpe, Alexander John.

Эллис, Александер Джон

الکساندر جان الیس

アレクサンダー・ジョン・エリス

エリス, A. J

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