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Colonial

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

Is a word which in Australia refers to the period between 1788, when the first British colony, NSW, was established, and 1901, when NSW and the other five colonies were ...

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Colonial

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 551 words.

Applied to styles of architecture derived from those of the motherland in a colony. American Colonial is a modification of

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Colonial

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 539 words.

Applied to styles of architecture derived from those of the motherland in a colony. American Colonial is a modification of

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Colonial

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Applied to styles of architecture derived from those of the motherland in a colony. American Colonial is a modification of the English Georgian or Queen Anne styles, of particular interest...

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colonial, teatro

Adam Versényi.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 116 words.

A nineteenth-century theatre form designed to exalt the colonial regimes in Latin America. Colonial administrations favoured lyric opera performed

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Colonial Copyright

Michael D. Birnhack.

October 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Book. Subjects: History of Law. 336 pages.

When the British Empire enacted copyright law for its colonies, it called it colonial copyright, or imperial copyright, but it had only one kind of interest in mind: its own. This book...

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colonial, teatro

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

A nineteenth-century theatre form designed to exalt the colonial regimes in Latin America. Colonial administrations favoured lyric opera performed by foreign companies, or pieces that...

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colonial clause

Overview page. Subjects: International Law.

‘When … the United Kingdom Government enters into a treaty of general application … it usually seeks to include … a form of the so-called “colonial” or “colonial application” article. ...

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colonial editions

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Editions of books published for distribution at special prices to colonial markets, chiefly Australia and New Zealand, but also India, Canada, South Africa, and elsewhere. Several British...

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Colonial Treasurer

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 15 words.

noun (also Australian) historical the minister in a colonial government responsible for finance.

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Colonial America

Alan Taylor.

November 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); US Colonial and Revolutionary History. 168 pages.

Colonial America: A Very Short Introduction presents the current scholarly understanding of the subject. During the past generation, historians have broadened that understanding by adopting...

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