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That there was an octavo edition published at Strasburg in 1536, and that Goldastus followed it.
Cessare potest anno vicesimo-octavo, et perstare post annum quinquagesimum.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
Perhaps two or three volumes octavo, would contain all that has been done in this way during the last century.Decline of Science in England|Charles Babbage
They will not understand a man who condenses his thoughts into an octavo.Jane Austen, Her Life and Letters|William Austen-Leigh and Richard Arthur Austen-Leigh
It will be an octavo of about six hundred pages, with portraits.