Boston: Trustees under the Will of Mary Baker Eddy, ca. 1930. 1st. Original wrappers. First Edition. Square 4to. 18 leaves, printed in Moon type. The first leaf is printed in Moon & English as a guide to the language. Printed and bound at the Braille Institute of America in Los Angeles. Blue stapled wrappers. A very good copy (fading to covers; wear to extremities). The raised type is very crisp. The scarce Moon Type edition of Mary Baker Eddys' poems; only 1 copy located in online institutions. Item #18162
Moon is not as well known as Braille, but it is a valuable alternative touch reading scheme for the blind or partially sighted people of any age. Rather than the dots of braille type, Moon type is made up of raised curves, angles, and lines.