October 21, 2019Books & Manuscripts

Early Printed Books by John Bulwer — A Pioneer in the Education of the Deaf in England

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Born in London in 1606, John Bulwer was an important figure in the study of deafness, gesture and the human body and a pioneer the education of the deaf in England. He published five works on the subject before his death in 1656. Set to come across the block are three first editions of Bulwer’s publications.