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You can learn to read Braille a course in reading standard English Braille, with the assistance of any sighted reader by Madeleine Seymour Loomis

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Published by The New York Institute for the Education of the Blind in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Blind -- Printing and writing systems.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Madeleine Seymour Lomis ... ink-print manual to accompany Braille reader.
LC ClassificationsHV1672 .L63
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 159 p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6397850M
LC Control Number40003125

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