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interesting. I see a form of the Langdon New Copy Book from 1723 still in use in the 1870’s in the US. I have sort of collected common hand-written documents from the 19th-century to study regular penmanship. (more like penmanship as used, rather than penmanship as taught) I have some letters from the 1870’s from a railroad company’s office and one of the documents looks very like this style of writing. Interesting how some styles last long after they’ve fallen out of fashion, or continue to be taught in out-of-the-way places long after they’re no longer in fashion in the… Read more »