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In 1837 this American blind deaf-mute was taught an early form of Braille developed by Samuel G. Howe, making her the first blond deaf-mute successfully educated by systematic means -- long before Helen Keller. Large bold pencilled (as usual) signature, lined 5" X 2¼" slip, n.p., n.y. Above her signature, Bridgman pencils "20 cts." -- why she would be noting this is unclear, but perhaps this slip came from a ledger book of some sort. Bookseller Inventory # 27163
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AbeBooks Bookseller Since: March 11, 1998
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts VISA, MasterCard and Discover cards. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Shipping is additional and will be quoted at the time an order is placed. Illinois residents will be charged 8.25% sales tax. Every effort has been made to describe each book and any defects accurately. If an item proves unsatisfactory for any reason, it may be returned pursuant to ABEBooks' policy. We would appreciate a courtesy cal...[More Information]
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Store Description: Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.