Toys That Teach, discusses the most influential of all nineteenth-century toys, the geometric blocks used in early kindergartens established by Friedrich Fröbel (1782–1852). Rather than imitating “real” architecture, these blocks look inwardly to the elementary geometrical forms of which all architecture is ultimately built.
Michael J. Lewis
Graphic design by Glenn Goluska
Bilingual English-French edition
Softcover, 30 pages