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Digital Image File Name: 
17278
Source Call Number: 
STC 25744a
Source Creator: 
Willis, John, d. 1625.
Source Title: 
The art of stenographie, teaching by plaine and certaine rules, to the capacitie of the meanest, and for the vse of all professions, the way of compendious writing...
Source Created or Published: 
1602
Physical Description: 
f. A7v
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Willis, John, d. 1625.
Title (Hamnet): 
The art of stenographie, teaching by plaine and certaine rules, to the capacitie of the meanest, and for the vse of all professions, the way of compendious writing. Wherevnto is annexed a very easie direction for stegan'ographie, or, secret writing.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
At London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed [by W. White] for Cuthbert Burbie,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1602.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[100] p. : ill: tables ; 8⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shorthand -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Notes (Hamnet): 
Anonymous. By John Willis.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes folded table, bound after G2, final leaf.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printer's name from STC.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: A-F⁸ G².
Notes (Hamnet): 
Stationer's Register: Entered 19 April [1602]
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S104829
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 25744a
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
5845. MS. markings; MS. notes, some trimmed, including notes on fly-leaves. Limp vellum binding with evidence of ties. Provenance: inscription on t.p.: "[hugh cley ?]"; inscription on front fly-leaf: "Elizabeth [Habelle ?]..."; armorial bookplate of Hugh Cecil Earl of Lonsdale (motto "magistratus indicat virum")
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 25744a