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My own experience , on but one occasion , is related for an example , in a chapter at page 37 , infra . The present volume is devoted principally to the literature of chronograms , and introduces the reader to many choice works not noticed by ...
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Dates taken from a chronogram are given enclosed in square brackets in arabic numerals. A note may be given in area 7 explaining the source of the date and including a transcription of the chronogram. Examples , [1788] Note: Date given in ...
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A copy may be seen in the library in my volume , Chronograms Continued . ” of the British Museum ; I have never met There is no space here to repeat them , but I with another . This Gerard Grumsel , accord- give a few examples .
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1064 }1378 1405 In the first place , he says that the word ' chronogram ' was brought into use about 1574 ; this , however , does not mean that the method of so forming dates then commenced , for he gives examples which mark much earlier ...
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If, however, the tall letters forming the chronogram be added together their total is 1 642 ; this alone shows there must be an ... The seventeenth century was the great era of the use of chronograms in epitaphs in England, and examples are yet ...
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follows a set of twenty - eight lines in Flemish , hexameter and pentameter couplet alludes each being a chronogram of ... of the following examples , where almost every letter higher numeral letters M and D , and using in the chronogram is a ...
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Autoscaling has improved the precision with which chronogram ages can be estimated . For example , in GTS 82 the duration of short stages in the Cretaceous Period could be in error by at least 50 % . This error arose because the minimum ...
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13 James Hilton's monumental 1882 publication on chronograms contains over 15,000 examples . ... Occasionally a composer of a chronogram might take liberties , such as not counting Ds . An example of such a chronogram is one ...
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This , indeed , is a rare example of what is known as a perfect chronogram . Its special features are that only initials are used , and that these initials , taken in their order , make the date MDCIII , the exact Roman equivalent for 1603 , the year in ...
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This , indeed , is a rare example of what is known as a perfect chronogram . Its special features are that only initials ... But if we didn't make believe a little bit , such a thing as a chrono . gram couldn't exist at all . An even greater curiosity is this ...