The Manual of Phonography: An Exposition of Sir Isaac Pitman's System of Phonography or Phonetic Shorthand;
London, Pitman, nd ( Inscription dated 1901); Softcover. Very good condition. Part 1 of Pitman's Shorthand Instructor. Designed for Class or Self-Instruction. 114pp. Green lightly worn covers with black decortation & title on front. (Book ref. 17403) £15.00
Pitman's Shorthand Reporter ( Being Part 2 of Pitman's Shorthand Instructor) An Adaptation of Sir Isaac Pitman's System of Phonography to Verbatim Reporting;
London, Pitman, nd ( c1900); Twentieth Century Edition. Softcover. Very good copndition. 129pp - 248pp plus 8pppublishers catalogue. Green covers with black decoration & title on front. (Book ref. 17405) £9.00
The Phonetics of the Gaelic Language. With an Exposition of the Current Orthography and a A System of Phonography.
Dundee: Malcolm C. Macleod, (1889) Sm. 8vo Limp Cloth Covers 1st Edn. 95 pp Hinges reinforced; sign. f.ep; staples rusted. (Book ref. 29800) £30.00
The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. As related by himself. Written in Pitman's Phonography by J. Herbert Ford.
Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1887. Half-Leather. Very Good. 349 + (1)p., portrait frontispiece. A very good copy in contemporary dark green half morocco, marbled boards. 8vo. Isaac Pitman & Sons. 1887. (Book ref. 99121) £50.00
THE LIFE OF SIR ISAAC PITMAN (inventor of phonography)
Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons London 1913 G (no dj, red cloth with gilt titles spine, gilt titles and gilt portrait vignette front board, spine a touch darkened and one small ink blot back board, newspaper clipping of Pitman article pasted front fixed endpaper, binding tight and pages clean, occasional faint isolated spots margins, light tanning outside page edges) octavo 392pp. First edition. B/w frontis and 8 b/w illustrations. (Book ref. 34378) £7.00
DR. JOHN JONES’S PRACTICAL PHONOGRAPHY (1701).
Max Niemeyer 1907. cccv + 201pp. Ex-lib. with label to rear f.e.p. & minor stamps to prelims, lightly browned, original wrapps. bound in, rebound in modern lib. cloth, sl. browned to spine with remnant of removed tape across tail of spine. Neudrucke Fruhneuenglischer Grammatiken, Herausgegeben von R. Brotanek, Band 2. US$28 (Book ref. 169579) £18.00
The Life of Sir Isaac Pitman (Inventor of Phonography).
. Hardback. 402pp, 37 plates 1913. VG (Book ref. HALL022831) £22.50
Pitmans Shorthand Instructor.
Sir Isaac Pitman & Son Ltd., 1913. Centenary Edition.. Cloth. Good/No D/J. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Signed by Author(s) No D/J.The book is in good used condition (with some signs of shelf wear & hand written inscription on front end papers) With Catalogue of Pitman publications to back of Book. (A complete exposition of Sir Isaac Pitman's system of phonography). Or visit our Cataloge on You will receive the book seen in the image. (Book ref. MC0062) £6.00
New Testament - Lithographed in the Corresponding Style of Phonography ( shorthand )
Fred. Pitman, London, 1872. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Hardback, leather bound. 166pp. Slightly rubbed and marked. End-papers badly spotted, some mainly marginal spotting elsewhere. One page marked by pressed flower. Sound binding. (M1). (Book ref. M1GLTLEA3049) £22.00
Pitman's shorthand instructor (centenary edition)
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Clean smaller format hardback tightly bound in olive green cloth with black titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. xii + 332 pages, illustrations throughout, index. (Book ref. 31821) £6.00
Holy Bible, Containing Old and New Testaments ... Lithographed in the Easy Reporting Style Of Phonography
London: Issac Pitman & Sons, 1890. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 8vo. 808 pp. ex-library, remnants bookplate and ink stamp on front endpapers, class mark and inks stamp on verso title page, small inks stamsp first and last pages, light uniform browning, good in modern red library cloth gilt, extremities rubbed otherwise very good. (Book ref. 19569) £25.00
THE LIFE OF SIR ISAAC PITMAN. (Inventor of phonography).
London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. 1919, centenary edition xii+392pp. large 8vo. Original cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Black and white portrait frontispiece and monochrome plates, including folding. Fine copy. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 109256) £45.00
The reporter's companion: an adaptation of Phonography (as developed in the eighth edition of the manual of the system) to verbatim reporting
Hardback Pitman 3rd Edition 1849 87 All items in stock -posted First Class on day of order Monday to Friday (if received before 4.00pm) - expect next day delivery in UK, or within 3-6 working days for all non-UK destinations Author's dedication Very Good (Book ref. 444856) £37.00
The Recording Angel : Explorations in Phonography
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1987. 1st. Pub's Qtr.Cl,boards. Fine/Fine. Octavo 0070190518 The book not only discusses the various forms in which recorded sound is made available,but considers also the impact upon the modern listener of such a wide availability of recorded music. (Book ref. 23199) £14.00
PITMAN'S SHORTHAND INSTRUCTOR. A COMPLETE EXPOSITION OF SIR ISAAC PITMAN'S SYSTEM OF PHONOGRAPHY
SIR ISAAC PITMAN Published by Sir Isaac Pitman in 1913. Hardback without Dust jacket.. Number of pages: 331. Condition: Acceptable. Reading copy ONLY With owners inscription. Shipped from UK. Delivery is usually 2 - 3 working days from order by Royal Mail, International Delivery is by Airmail. (Book ref. 8783045) £5.00
The Synopsis of Standard-Phonography. New and Improved Edition
New York: Andrew J Graham . Varying paginations, plain contemporary cloth. Good. (Book ref. 5388) £20.00
American Manual of Phonography. Being a complete guide to the acquisition of Pitman's phonetic shorthand.
Wm. Orr, phonetic publisher, Oshawa, [Ohio],. 1859. Pp.138; typographic border to each page; original straight grained cloth, stamped in blind and gold. (Book ref. 2395) £25.00
Psalms in Shorthand Translated out of The Original Hebrew; and With the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised,
London, Isaac Pitman & Sons, !899, 1899 Edition in the Corresponding Style of Phonography: Hardback, brown cloth, gold titles, 105 x 170 mm., 200 g., 160 pp., + Adverts, Text entirely in Shorthand, rubbed edges and crns., small chip to lower edge of back bd., no dw., Good+ copy. (Book ref. 8177) £50.00
Phonographic Gradus: A Series of Graduated Excersises in Phonography, For Learners and Advanced Students.
London: F.Pitman. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Ex-Library 8vo. 27 pp. ex-library copy with bookplate to front pastedown, small ink stamps to prelims and last page, foredges browned, good in original maroon cloth gilt, extremities worn and sunned, spine tatty, gilt class mark to spine. (Book ref. 15317) £12.00
The Phonographic Instructer;being an Introduction to the Corresponding Style of Phonography
Philadelphia: E.H. Butler, 1849. Hard Cover. Good Internally. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 8vo. 78pp plus ad lls. Ex library with ususal library markings. Pages browned otherwise good. Original quarter leater gilt. Spine and extremities worn wmith small loss to top and tail of spine. Books sound. (Book ref. 15264) £15.00