Big People and Little People of Other Lands [Braille]


Accession Number: 1998.68.8a-b

Summary/Description: Book introduces young readers to daily life in diverse lands. Embossed in grade 1 1/2 braille; single-sided. For grades 2 through 5. "Stereotyped and printed at the New York State School for the Blind, Batavia, New York" --t.p. "American Printing House for the Blind, Louisville, Kentucky" --spine. "Inspected Aug 31 1932 by number 12" --ink-stamped on front free endpaper. Brown cloth over boards; title ink-stamped on spine; pages (signatures) saddle-stitched and glued-in at endpapers. .8a - volume 1. .8b - volume 2.

Author: Shaw, Edward R.

History/Provenance: Title appears in the "List of Publications in Braille of the American Printing House for the Blind . . . June 30, 1930," under Science: Nature Study titles. Book was donated to the APH Museum.

Credit Line: Gift of Shirley M. Handley, 1998.68

Publisher: [reproduced from] American Book Company

Publisher Place: New York

Publish Date: c1900

Subjects: Books for children Geography Readers (Books)

Physical Description: 2 v. of braille ; 7.25 x 11.75 in.