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Published by Pitman & sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pitman, Isaac, Sir, 1813-1897.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfred Baker.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 392 p., [37] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14020330M
    OCLC/WorldCa6741199


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Sir Isaac Pitman. Stenographic Soundhand. Birthplace: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England Location of death: Somerset, England Cause of death: unspecified. Gender: Male Race.

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Wilkinson, Paul H. PITMAN, (Sir) Isaac [–97]. English educational reformer, businessman, and inventor of the Pitman shorthand system. Born in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, the son of a hand weaver, he left school at 13 and served for a time as a clerk in a textile mill. He then trained as a teacher intaught as headmaster in various schools, and finally had a school of his own.

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Pitman was inventor of phonography, a system of phonetic shorthand based on the sounds of speech and the science of phonetics.

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London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, thick 8vo. cloth. xi, pages. Centenary edition. Pitman was the inventor of the method of shorthand which carries his name.

In addition to much biographical information, this book contains a lengthy bibliography of different editions of Pitman's books. I recently read "The Life of Sir Isaac Pitman, Inventor of Phonography". Very interesting book (well, that is, if you're interested in shorthand kinds of things) He was quite a character, much more of an eccentric than Gregg, who was really the consummate salesman and businessman.

Pitman. Author: F.E. Chilton Description: Brown cloth boards with black ruled border, lettering, and illustration. General soiling and wear to boards. Interior has a few minor spots of soiling. 49 illustrations, mostly b/w photos. ix,plus [15] pp.

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inventor of Phonography—was also almost the inventor of the modern day postage stamp. inthe British Government The Life of Sir Isaac Pitman, sir Isaac Pitman & sons Ltd., Leah Price and Pamela thurschwell (eds.) One of the joys of this little book is the melodra.There are several variations, the most notable is Pitman shorthand created by Sir Isaac Pitman in Who is the inventor of shorthand?

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