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QUA’RTO. n.s.

QUA'RTO. n.s.

QUA’RTO. n.s. [quartus, Lat.] A book in which every sheet,
being twice doubled, makes four leaves.
Our fathers had a just value for regularity and systems;
then folio’s and quarto’s were the fashionable sizes, as volumes
in octavo are now.  Watts.