FINGER PLAYS. Emilie Poulsson.


(Curwen Edition 8513). For Nursery and Kindergarten. Illustrations by L. J. Bridgman. Music by Cornelia C. Roeske. Pp. [vi]+72, illustrated throughout; small cr. 4to; blue/grey papered boards, the upper board lettered and decorated in navy, with small Allans[music store, Melbourne] sticker, slightly chipped near top fore-corner of upper board, the boards slightly soiled and foxed, top fore-corner of lower board bruised; closed tear at foot of lower free endpaper, a little light foxing; J. Curwen & Sons Ltd., London, n.d. *Music and finger-play directions for 18 songs or nursery rhymes. Emilie Poulsson (1853-1939) was an American campaigner for early childhood education, and an advocate of the educational methods of Friedrich Frobel. Originally published in 1893; this an undated (probably mid twentieth century) facsimile reprint. Item #127970

Price: $45.00

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