N.B. The hue and cry, formerly publish’d by John Price, my predecessor, is faithfully and historically continu’d to this time, with additions, amendments, and a new præmium, by me, Richard Arnett, Jack-Catch for the time being.
The Discourse which Carried the Præmium at the Academy of Dijon, in MDCCL: On this Question, Propos’d by the Said Academy, Whether the Re-establishment of Arts and Sciences Has Contributed to the Refining of Manners. By a Citizen of Geneva. Translated from the French Original.
Origin of prmium
- From Latin praemium (“prize”).