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Brachygraphy, or, an easy and compendious system of short-hand

Gurney, Thomas

Brachygraphy, or, an easy and compendious system of short-hand

adapted to the various arts, sciences and professions

by Gurney, Thomas

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Published by Printed for J. and M. Gurney in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shorthand -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementimproved after more than forty years practice & experience by Thomas Gurney ; and brought still nearer to perfection upon the present method by Joseph Gurney.
    ContributionsGurney, Joseph, 1744-1815.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, xv, 12, [54] p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17041314M

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    brachygraphy definition: Noun (countable and uncountable, plural brachygraphies) 1. (obsolete) A system of writing using abbreviations or special characters; From French brachygraphie, from Ancient Greek βραχύς (brakhus, “short”. Brachygraphy definition: shorthand ; stenography | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

    Dickens broke into parliamentary reporting by memorising Thomas Gurney’s book, Brachygraphy, or, an Easy and Compendious System of Shorthand.' Company. This is a list of shorthands, both modern and tly, only one shorthand has been given an ISO code, in preparation for inclusion in the Unicode Standard, although the Tironian et has already been included in Unicode.


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