Geschichte und Literatur der Geschwindschreibkunst. (K. stenogr. Inst. zu Dresden).

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Verlag von Gustav Dietze, 1878 - Shorthand - 434 pages
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Page 236 - Containing the Old and New Testaments, translated out of the Original Tongues, and with the former Translations diligently Compared and Revised by His Majesty's Special Command.
Page 237 - The Book of Common Prayer, and administration of the Sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland...
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Page 221 - Logography, or Universal Writing of Speech; and Musicography, or Symbolical Writing of Music: With a Short-hand for both.
Page 204 - Characters are as analogous to each other as the Sounds they represent; Also their Conveniency for Joining is commensurate, to the Frequency of their use; the number of ascending and descending Lines are duly Proportioned to each other; and the rules for writing and contracting are few, plain and familiar: To which is Annexed, a Shorthand Character for expressing Musical or Inarticulate Sounds , without the use of ruled Lines, By William Holdsworth and William Aldridge.
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