Universal Stenography, or A Practical System of Short Hand. Eighth Edition.

  • Mavor, William
  • [London]: Printed for Richard Phillips 1807


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8vo, pp. 55, [1] + engraved title-page and 9 plates, 1 of which folding. Modern grey paper boards backed in pale green paper, printed paper label to spine. Engraved title-page and 2 plates foxed, else just a little spotting.


Mavor's guide to the shorthand system of his own devising first saw print in 1779; this eighth edition added a ninth plate for the first time.

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