American children through their books, 1700-1835 Foreword by Dorothy Canfield Fisher.

The status of American children at the beginning of the eighteenth century was so insignificant that writers apologized for wasting their talents on the subject and physicians seldom condescended to prescribe for them. the Changing attitude toward the child since then, however, can be classed as one...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Kiefer, Monica Mary, 1901-
Format: Book
Published: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1948.
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