History of British Sign Language


Vox oculis subjecta

Vox oculis subjecta, an anonymously published book. A dissertation on the most curious and important art of imparting speech and the knowledge of language to the naturally deaf and, consequently, dumb. With a particular account of the academy of Messrs. Braidwood of Edinburgh, and a proposal to perpetuate and extend the benefits thereof, by a Parent, London, Benjamin White, 1783. (Action on Hearing Loss Library).