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Anniversary Reference Books

Gregg Shorthand Anniversary Edition

Gregg Shorthand: A Light-Line Phonography for the Million (Anniversary Edition)

This is the official Anniversary Manual, demonstrating all the principles of the system with a few reading and writing exercises.

Gregg Shorthand Dictionary Cover

Gregg Shorthand Dictionary

This book contains about 19,000 outlines, making it very useful to the shorthand writer. This PDF is text-searchable for fast reference.

Phrase Book

Gregg Shorthand Phrase Book

This is the Anniversary version of a book of a considerable number of phrases, demonstrating many useful features of phraseology.

5,000 Most-Used Shorthand Forms

5,000 Most-Used Shorthand Forms

This 92-page book works a bit like a small dictionary of Gregg Shorthand Anniversary Series outlines. It can be a very helpful reference to the shorthand writer.  The outlines were compiled by Ernest Horn in the order of the presentation of the words' principles in the manual.

Fundamental Drills in Gregg Shorthand

Fundamental Drills in Gregg Shorthand

Assembled by Gertrude Beers and Letha P. Scott and written by Mrs. Richmond, this book contains helpful drills in developing shorthand speed.  It is written with a different, but very beautiful and regular style by Winifred K. Richmond, who wrote the plates to the Anniversary manual and dictionary. 


Twenty Shortcuts to Shorthand Speed

A book that gives twenty basic pieces of advice on how to get faster at shorthand. It also has good perspectives on teaching the system.

Basic Principles

Basic Principles of Gregg Shorthand

This is a very long treatise on the reasonings behind the principles of Gregg Shorthand, mostly in asserting its supposed superiority over Pitmanic shorthands. Retypeset by Andrew Owen.

Technical Vocabularies

Technical Vocabularies from the Gregg Writer

This is a collection of different technical vocabularies that were printed in the Gregg Writer.


Groceries and Foodstuffs

A collection of useful outlines for common grocery items. This is useful for making shopping lists.

Proper Names

Proper Names

Some of the most common surnames in the English-speaking world.  Very useful list with key in the back.


Speed Pointers

A few bits of advice on gaining speed in shorthand.

Swem on Digits

Charles Lee Swem on Numbers

A few bits of advice on writing numerals in while writing shorthand.

Charles Lee Swem

Charles Lee Swem on Shortcuts

A few remarks by Swem on how to make brief outlines for commonly used words in one's field.

About Gregg Shorthand
Editor's Note
A Talk with the Beginner
The Alphabet
Chapter I
   Unit 1
   Unit 2
   Unit 3
Chapter II
   Unit 4
   Unit 5
   Unit 6
Chapter III
   Unit 7
   Unit 8
   Unit 9
Chapter IV
   Unit 10
   Unit 11
   Unit 12
Chapter V
   Unit 13
   Unit 14
   Unit 15
Chapter VI
   Unit 16
   Unit 17
   Unit 18
Chapter VII
   Unit 19
   Unit 20
   Unit 21
Chapter VIII
   Unit 22
   Unit 23
   Unit 24
Chapter IX
   Unit 25
   Unit 26
   Unit 27
Chapter X
   Unit 28
   Unit 29
   Unit 30
Chapter XI
   Unit 31
   Unit 32
   Unit 33
Chapter XII
   Unit 34
   Unit 35
   Unit 36


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