The pen's dexterity or, the ingenious and useful art of writing short-hand. Containing twenty copper-plates (curiously Engrav'd in the Author's Life-Time for the Use of his Scholars) of all the Letters, Characters and Contractions us'd therein. With Rules and Directions explaining the same to the meanest Capacity. Whereunto are added, Law-Terms, with other Discourses, as on War, Trade, Birds, Beasts, Fruits, Vermin, &c. Approv'd by both Universities, practis'd by Honourable Persons, Reverend Divines, Eminent Lawyers and Gentlemen; and is of special Use for Travellers, &c. By Jeremiah Rich, To whom the Publick is so much oblig'd for the Psalms and New Testament done by him in the same Character

Main Author: Rich, Jeremiah
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for Edmund Parker, at the Bible and Crown in Lombard-Street, near Stocks-Market 1735, [1735?]
Edition:The sixteenth edition
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T109858. - Price from imprint: price One Shilling. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Text interleaved with short-hand, engraved on plates numbered to fill the gaps in pagination. - With a frontispiece and 6 final leaves of advertisements
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([3],6-8,15-16,23-30,34-43,[12]p.,plates) port 12°