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Divided Proverbs, A new, Amusing, and Instructive Game for Everybody, But Especially Intended for Teachers and Students of the English, German, French and Spanish Languages. Published and for sale by The Phonographic Institute, Cincinnati, O. Copyright
Divided Proverbs, A new, Amusing, and Instructive Game for Everybody, But Especially Intended for Teachers and Students of the English, German, French and Spanish Languages. Published and for sale by The Phonographic Institute, Cincinnati, O.   Copyright


 
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Price: $45.00

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Product Code: 55250

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Consists of two sets of numbered cards—each with 72 cards.   The first set is the first half of a proverb, with the corresponding number of the second set being the conclusion.  Each card is printed in English, German, French and Spanish.  Housed in a 3 ¼” x 3 7/8” x 2” cardstock box with applied label.  Wear to box.  Card I. on first set repaired with archival tape on reverse; minimal detraction.  Card 39. lacking in second set.   No instructions.

 

Alice Werner-Steinbrecher published educational games and song books in multiple languages, but predominantly French, with the purpose of “making acquisition of additional languages an easy and natural process for little children.”