A Montessori Mother. Dorothy Canfield Fisher.

A Montessori Mother

New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 1912 [1913]. Later Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth over boards, title and decorations stamped in gilt onto upper board and spine, 12mo (7-3/8 inches tall), pp. x, [xi-xiv], 240, [2 - ads], index, illustrated with frontis of Marie Montessori and B&W plates throughout, "1913" stated on title page and "Published October, 1912" on copyright page. Volume with modest wear and small stains to cloth, top edge darkened, p.o. bookplate to front pastedown and name at top ffep, scant gutter crack and and a few small stains at p. 162. Very Good. Item #3355

In 1911 Canfield Fisher visited the "children's houses" in Rome established by Maria Montessori. Much impressed, she took up the cause of bringing the method back to America, translating Montessori's book into English and writing five of her own. wiki. Ask us about our Maria Montessori Books & Ephemera e-catalogue.

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