1880. 1 x 4.5 inches, no place, no date, circa 1880, with generous bordering for possible framing. Some creasing and a small faint spot; very good(-) condition. She was an American blind deaf-mute, educated by use of a raised alphabet devised by Dr. S.G. Howe, head of the Perkins Institution in Boston. She was also the very first blind deaf-mute successfully educated by Systematic Means.
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Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1959. Illus. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. torn and chipped. Chicago: Nelson- Hall, (1959).
Graphologische Deutungen zeitgenossischer Dichtwerke. Illus. 187pp. 8vo, cloth; (cloth soiled, front bd. slightly warped, ink inscription inside front cover). Hannover: Adolf Sponholtz Verlag, 1937. good.
New York: Scribner, 1929. Illus., mostly facsimiles. vi, 296pp. 8vo, orange cloth, d.w. chipped and lightly soiled, small area of light soiling to margin of page 37. New York: Scribner's 1929. First Edition Crime cases of handwriting expert David N. Carvalho. Claire Carvalho based the text on detailed conversations with her father.
Buffalo, NY: 1863. 1 page, on 7.75 x 5-inch lined gatefold stationary, Buffalo, New York, June 18, 1863, to the Hon. Hilared Hall, in full: "My Dear Sir, In looking over my Father's papers to day, I found the enclosed Memorandum in his handwriting. Respectfully yours, Millard Fillmore." Inside the gatefold Fillmore has attached a 2.25 x 7.5-inch Autograph Document (unsigned), in full: "Benjamin Harwood the first Child born in Bennington (Vt) January 12th 1762. The first Families moved to...
Plainfield: Hamer, 1937. Extensively illustrated. 362pp., 8vo, red cloth; ink inscription front free endpaper, spine ends worn, corners bumped, very minor dampstaining to outer margins of last 30 or so pages. Plainfield: Hamer Publishing, 1937. A very good copy.
New York: Macmillan, 1973. Illus. 8vo, yellow cloth, d.w. New York: Macmillan, (1973). Introduction to graphology.
8vo, cloth; (cloth lightly dampstained). Hamburg: Claasen Verlag, 1966.
Berlin: Marcus & Weber, 1932. Illustrated with 223 examples, tall 8vo, printed brown wrappers, chipped. Berlin: Marcus & Weber, (1932). Very good.
New York: Ungar, 1969. 2 volumes including a portfolio of 44 plates, loose as issued. Text volume has additional black & white illustrations, 200pp. Slim folio, blue cloth, d.w. (slightly worn and dust soiled). New York: Frederick Ungar, (1969). Reprint of the 1927 edition. A very good(+) copy.
New York: Putnam, 1969. Translated from the German. Illustrated. 613 pages, small 4to, yellow cloth, d.w. New York: Putnam, (1969). Third Edition Revised. A very good (+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Illus. 101pp. 8vo, cloth; (worn, head of spine chipped, hinges weak). Heidelberg: Niels Kampmann Verlag, 1928.
New York: Crown, 1983. changing your handwriting. Illus. 8vo, two-toned cloth, d.w. New York: Crown, (1983). Very good.
Poughkeepsie: 1936. 1 page on "Vassar College / Office of the President" letterhead, 8 x 7 inches, Poughkeepsie, January 4, 1936, in part: "...It is the irony of life that my signature should be requested in an exhibition of penmanship...for as a child I spent hundreds of miserable hours trying to write a system of penmanship which was beyond my abilities. Later...I taught school and among the subjects I taught was penmanship...not allowing the class to see a specimen of...
Illus. 139pp. 4to, cloth; (soiled, corners lightly bumped, some fraying to head & tail of backstrip). N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1927. Third printing. good.
London: Netherclift, 1865. Executed in Facsimile. Unpaginated. 4to, gilt-decorated green cloth (well- rubbed and spine ends neatly repaired; front free endpaper replaced; some pages slightly rippled; several pages at rear are sharply creased with one page crudely repaired with old cellotape). London: Netherclift, (circa 1865). Overall a very good(-) but solid copy of this uncommon book.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (d.w. chipped). N.Y.: Thomas Crowell, (1967).
New York: Philosophical Library, 1959. 54pp. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. and cloth lightly soiled, d.w. slightly chipped. New York: Philosophical Library, (1959).
Boston: Godine, 1980. Illustrated. 291pp., 8vo, red cloth, d.w. Boston: David R. Godine, (1980). A very good (+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
illus. 95pp. 8vo, cloth. (London): Macmillan, (1976). vg.
Philadelphia: Biddle, 1843. 40 plates plus text illustrations. xviii + 132pp., 12mo, rebound in modern red cloth; heavily foxed and with a damp stain in the upper margin of the last half of the book. Philadelphia: Biddle, (1843). A very good (-) copy.
New York: Dial Press, 1926. Edited by Don C. Seitz. Tall 8vo, 92pp, deckled edges, half blue cloth, green boards (rubbed and with some small repairs at extremities). New York: Dial Press, 1926. Limited First Edition. One of 750 copies. Overall a very good copy, internally clean. Poe's analyses of the handwritings of his American contemporaries, largely poets.
186 text illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (d.w. rubbed, lightly soiled, and chipped). Zurich: Orell Fussli, (1945).
New York: Pantheon, 1953. Many facsimiles, several Illus. 8vo, red cloth, bottom of spine worn, pencil marks in some margins, edges of corners worn and bumped. (New York): Pantheon Books, (1953).
London: George Allen, 1925. with 120 facsimiles of handwriting. 288 pages. Thick tall 8vo, green cloth with white and black stamping; even fading and minor wear at head of spine. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., (1925). First edition, Included at rear is an illustrated supplement bound in green wrappers and an advertising pamphlet. A very good solid copy.