Practical Cosmophonography: A System of Writing and Printing All the Principal Languages, with Their Exact Pronunciation, by Means of an Original Universal Phonetic Alphabet, Based upon Philological Principles, and Representing Analogicallyall the Component Elements of the Human Voice, as They Occur in Different Tongues and Dialects; and Applicable to Daily Use in All the Branches of Business and Learning: Illustrated by Numerous Plates, Explanatory of the Calligraphic, Steno-Pronographic, and Typo-Graphic Adaptations of the System, with Specimens of The Lord's Prayer in One Hundred Languages: to which is Prefixed A General Introduction, Elucidating the Origins and Progress of Language, Writing, Stenography, Phonography, Etc, Etc, Etc.

Fauvel-Gouraud, Francis

Published by J. S. Redfield, New York, 1850
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Title: Practical Cosmophonography: A System of ...

Publisher: J. S. Redfield, New York

Publication Date: 1850

Binding: Hardbound


186 pp + a number of plates. bottom quarter of text block stained, lacks front cover, spine perished [disbound]. a modest copy suitable for rebinding. Bookseller Inventory # 40770

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