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Pre-Anniversary Reference Books

Gregg Shorthand

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

This is the official 1916 and 1919 Manual, demonstrating all the principles of the system with a few reading and writing exercises.

Gregg Shorthand Dictionary

Gregg Shorthand Dictionary

This book contains a great many outlines according to the 1916 edition. This PDF is text-searchable for fast reference.

Phrase Book

Gregg Speed Studies (Google)

This is a great textbook for speed practice and penmanship drills. It is hosted on Google Books.

Word and Sentence Drills

Word and Sentence Drills for Gregg Shorthand (Google)

This useful book of drills for practicing theory concepts is hosted on Google Books.

Graded Readings

Graded Readings in Gregg Shorthand (Google)

These are readings in Gregg Shorthand that adhere to the different units of the 1916 Manual.

Notes on Lessons

Notes on Lessons in Gregg Shorthand (Google)

This is a useful book that gives extra advice and information on the concepts introduced in each chapter of the 1916 Manual.

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.

The Q's and A's of Shorthand Theory

Q's and A's of Shorthand Theory

This is an invaluable book for anyone seeking to understand some of the most frequent questions that were asked of J. R. Gregg about the system, and some of the least frequent.


Groceries and Foodstuffs

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


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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