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Louis Braille and his magic dots

Yvonne Davy

Louis Braille and his magic dots

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Published by Pacific Press Pub. Association in Mountain View, Calif .
Written in English

  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Braille, Louis, 1809-1852 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Braille, Louis, 1809-1852.,
    • Blind -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Blind.,
    • People with disabilities.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the originator of the touch reading system used throughout the world by the blind.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Yvonne Davy.
      SeriesPanda book
      LC ClassificationsHV1624.B65 D38
      The Physical Object
      Pagination103 p. :
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5209187M
      LC Control Number75036533

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