The Montessori Method by Maria Montessori (1912) first edition book

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Maria Montessori - The Montessori Method: Scientific Pedagogy as Applied to Child Education in the "Childrens' Houses" with Additions and Revisions by the Author

New York: Frederick A. Stockes, 1912. First American edition, first printing. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth binding with gilt lettering. 377 pp. Translated (from Italian) by Anne E. George. Introduction by Professor Henry W. Holmes. Illustrated with 32 photographs. Fair condition; no dust jacket. Extensive rubbing to covers at joints and edges with some fraying at spine tips; former owner's name in green ink on front free endpaper; tissue paper between frontispiece and title page is torn; general wear/smudging to textblock fore-edges (see photos).

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