Manuscript Writing And Lettering - John HoggJohn Hogg, 1918, Hardback ..
Condition: Good. An adequate reading copy only. Boards a rubbed at extremities with some fraying. Ffep excised. Pages lightly age-tanned with light spotting to start.
Dated from introduction. From the publisher’s foreword: “This little volume, forming one of a series of elementary handbooks for the introduction of arts and crafts into schools, is offered to the teaching profession with the desire to furnish a practical solution of two longstanding educational problems: how to secure with the minimum of time and effort a readable and sufficiently rapid handwriting suitable for business and .professional purposes and at the same time possessing good appearance that may commend it to those who are familiar with the fine calligraphy of the best periods of ancient manuscript writing; and how to avoid the difficulty, familiar to all teachers of young children, which arises from the use of different alphabets for Reading and Writing.” Green boards with Black titling to the Spine & Upper Board.
Size: 8½" x 6½"
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