The Songs and Music of Friedrich Froebel's Mother Play (Mutter Und Kose Lieder)

The Songs and Music of Friedrich Froebel's Mother Play (Mutter Und Kose Lieder)

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The Songs and Music of Friedrich Froebel's Mother Play (Mutter Und Kose Lieder)

The Songs and Music of Friedrich Froebel's Mother Play (Mutter Und Kose Lieder)

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The publishers have divided this work of Froebel in order to bring it into volumes of convenient size. The edition of Wichard Lange and the former English translations have the form and style of a music book. In separating the contents for this division, the mottoes, commentaries, and mother communings have been placed in the first volume, which may be called the Mother's volume. The songs and music are reserved for the present volume, which is the Children's volume. What it contains is suitable for children's ears and voices.

As already mentioned in the preface to the first volume, the illustrations are reproduced from the large and well-executed cuts of the Wichard Lange edition, long since out of print, and now very difficult to procure even from an antiquarian bookstore. The pictures in that edition are large enough (6 by 9 inches) to show the minute details. In order to preserve these details the publishers of the present edition (size of page 3 1/3 by 5 inches) have been at the pains of repeating and enlarging the parts of . . .

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