Braille Primer [Print/Braille]


Accession Number: 2001.26.1

Subtitle: With Exercises in Braille and Ink-Print, Based on Standard English Braille 1932, Grades 1 and 2

Summary/Description: Contains ink-print pages with operating instructions for braille writing devices, charts of braille notation, braille exercises and rules. Includes a braille insert of exercises in grades 1 and 2 braille. Insert leaves are numbered in raised Roman numerals (1-34); pages have braille numbers (there are 10 single-side embossed pages and 47 interpoint pages). Green paper cover with black print on front; thread-stitched.

Author: National Institute for the Blind

History/Provenance: Purchased by museum. Additional provenance not known.

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2001.26

Publisher: National Institute for the Blind

Publisher Place: London

Publish Date: 1933

Subjects: Braille Printing and writing systems Instructional materials

Physical Description: 1 v. (47 p.) + 1 insert of braille (57 p.) ; 11 x 9 in.