Title Institution for the Deaf and Dumb, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Original Engraving and Article from Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, 1834-1835
Book Condition Good
Publisher London: Charles Knight & Company; 1834
Seller ID 6384
1 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; One complete leaf measuring (7.25 x 10.75 inches) 185 x 272 mm, printed on both sides, with original steel engraving and brief article (if long, conclusion on reverse). Extracted from disbound volume of Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, published in parts, 1834-1835. Edges untrimmed. Suitable for framing. ; Established 1820, building erected 1824, about seventy pupils 'are taught industrious habits' agreeable 'to the theory of Abbey Sicard'. ; Paper is of heavy quality but somewhat yellowed from age. Minor foxing, mostly to margins. Faint offset from opposite page, not as dark as it appears. In center of page is 3cm tear, so fine as to be nearly invisible.