The Pleasures of Science

British statesman Henry Peter Brougham, who famously designed the brougham horse carriage in the 19th century, studied natural sciences, mathematics, and law in the University of Edinburgh, and wrote the preface to the scientific encyclopedia The Circle of Sciences. I transcribed an extract of the preface in Centennial Gregg for the blog.

Attachment: the-pleasures-of-science.pdf

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  1. Your ability to produce “textbook model” shorthand material is phenomenal.

    There was a time when I was younger when I could write like that, but not as consistently. As I’ve gotten older, writing well by hand (both longhand and shorthand) has gotten more challenging.


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