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Kirk, Russell
May 1977
National Review;5/27/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p614
Book Review
The article reviews several books including "McGuffey's Fourth Reader, Harper's Fourth Reader" and "The Annotated McGuffey: Selections from the McGuffey Eclectic Readers, 1836-1920," by Stanley W. Lindberg.


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