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Beauty for the sighted and the blind.

Allen Hendershott Eaton

Beauty for the sighted and the blind.

by Allen Hendershott Eaton

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blind -- Education -- Art.,
  • Art objects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementForeword by Helen Keller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1664.A75 E2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5776603M
    LC Control Number59015223
    OCLC/WorldCa531126

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OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 24 cm: Contents: Beauty: the aesthetic experience; age long --world wide --Touch: a way to knowledge --a way to beaauty --Some abilities and achievements of blind persons --The collection of objects of beauty for the sighted and the blind --The interpretation of these objects to blind persons --Individuals, sighted and blind, sharing.

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