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Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
8vo 8" - 9" tall; Kate Douglas Wiggin. ANS. Reads ?Dear Dr. Ward. / If it is at all convenient or possible for you, will you kindly come to see me a moment between 11.30 & 1 OR 2 TO 2.40_/ Sincerely Yours. / Kate D Wiggin. ? On Hotel Kenmore?s stationery, 9 ¼? x 5 1/8?. Small, neat tape repair to verso. Usual uniform toning. Very good. Wiggin (1856-1923) was an author and educator of Welsh descent. Born in Philadelphia, she went west with her family. She started San Francisco?s first free kindergarten in 1878 (the Silver Street Free Kindergarten). In the 1880?s, she and her sister founded a training school for kindergarten teachers. Her works include ?The Birds? Christmas Carol? (1887) and ?Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm? (1903). Dated 189-. Photo of author is not original.
Title: KATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN. ANS. AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED CIRCA 1880
Location Published: Personal
Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Seller ID: 33531