Polygraphy or Short-Hand Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity: Being an Universal Character Fitted to All Languages. Macaulay Aulay.
Polygraphy or Short-Hand Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity: Being an Universal Character Fitted to All Languages
Polygraphy or Short-Hand Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity: Being an Universal Character Fitted to All Languages

Polygraphy or Short-Hand Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity: Being an Universal Character Fitted to All Languages

London: Author, 1756.

Third Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #045533
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Contemporary ruled calf, worn at the edges and corners, hinges cracked but cords holding. Mild browning, endpapers stained, a few minor stains, very good overall and engraved throughout - an attractive book. xxxvi, 119pp.

A hater of book piracy, he signed the verso of the title of each book printed and threatened to prosecute pirates "with the utmost vigor". The first system intended to be universal, Macaulay here presents the 117th Psalms in 8 languages. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 045533.

Price: $350.00

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