Orange Childcraft Illustration

We have been doing a lot of research on and writing about the various printings of the Childcraft Books. We have a Childcraft landing page with links to the various articles and reviews that we have written about findings. As many families have sought to acquire their own sets, they have desired to better understand some key … Continue reading Orange Childcraft Illustration

Orange Childcraft, 1: Poems of Early Childhood

“Good reading is as essential to the nourishment of a child's character as good food is necessary for the development of his body.” -  Angelo Patri, Childcraft 1949 The 1949 Orange Childcraft Volume 1: Poems of Early Childhood leads off with a brilliant introduction by Angelo Patri about the essential value quality reading has in … Continue reading Orange Childcraft, 1: Poems of Early Childhood