NY: Baker & Taylor Co., (1899). Second edition. Hardcover. Original blue cloth with gilt title and blind-stamped ornamental pattern on front board; xiv, 11-241 pp., leaf of publisher ads at rear. Some scuffing to covers, else very good. Good+. Item #21384
A philosophical treatise on child-rearing advocating an ethical, consistent, rational approach that must have been met with some scepticism in that age of stern discipline. In her preface Mrs. Winterburn states: "The principle underlying every line of this book is that of justice to children."