Robinson Crusoe [Braille]


Accession Number: 1991.63

Summary/Description: Volume 5 of the braille book; interpoint braille; green clothbound boards with black cloth and white lettering along spine. Title page is missing, A bookplate indicates that this volume was printed and published by the National Institute for the Blind (NIB). The museum holds other volumes of this title produced by NIB with permission of the original publisher J.M. Dent and Sons. Crusoe, the sole survivor of a shipwreck, lives for nearly thirty years on a deserted island.

Author: Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: Volume owned by the American Printing House for the Blind and transferred to the APH Museum.

Credit Line: APH Collection, 1991.63

Publisher: [National Institute for the Blind]

Publisher Place: [London, England]

Publish Date: [1916?]

Subjects: Literature Recreational reading Shipwrecks Survival

Physical Description: v. of braille ; 13.25 x 11 x 1.5 in. Volume 5.