In this octavo volume, upwards of 280 pages, the whole question of the state of the Highlands is ably described.
Another edition of this work was published in octavo at Basle in 1740.
In 1744 he wrote his powerful Life of Savage—forty-eight octavo pages at a sitting.
Of this book, published in octavo in 1893, it is impossible to speak too highly.
Another time he inquires for a small piece in octavo, "a new system of Agriculture, or a speedy way to grow rich."
A customer is likely to ask for Ivanhoe in English, octavo, bound in leather.
There is not room now left, to dissect every sentence in the preface to his octavo.
It is in three octavo volumes, and is entitled Svenska Fornsnger.
What an affecting story I could have made of it in one octavo volume.
octavo of 856 pages, with 437 illustrations, many in colors.