F.W. Tamblyn’s Home Instructor in Penmanship
- 8th edition, 174 pages.
- Book size: approx 8.5″ x 5.25″.
- Spiral bound for easy use.
- 80 pages of instruction on basic script starting with holding the pen and positioning the paper, followed by pages of exercises, letterforms, words, and sentences to copy. Then 33 pages on Artistic Writing (Spencerian) -- instruction on adding the stresses to capitals and appropriate lowercase letters. Smaller sections on Engravers Script, broad-edged alphabets, off-hand flourishing, engrossing, and diplomas. A great reprint. A highly recommended manual.
- Reprints the 7th edition, 1938, with a new foreword and an added biography of Tamblyn.