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A V IS ON,
The Author of an Esay on Musical Expression, concerning

the Music of the ANCIENTS.

SIR,

The music of the ancierits and of the moderns hath been often and fully discussed by the learned, and I have only a flender and superficial knowledge of the theory either of the former or of the latter. What is it then that I can offer you upon this subject? In truth, nothing better than a few Itraggling passages of classic authors relating to music, and a few slight remarks added to them.

Vide Ejay, third edition, p. 135. Printed for L. Davis, 1775. VOL. II.

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Horace,

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