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Edited by Patricia Demers

From Instruction to Delight: An Anthology of Children's Literature to 1850, Fourth Edition

ISBN 13: 9780199010882

About the Book

This rich survey of children's literature from the middle ages to the mid-nineteenth century features a remarkable variety of literary forms, including fairy tales, fables, letters, and poems. Drawing on an ever-growing body of scholarship, this anthology places each selection in the context of its era and helps students develop an appreciation of early children's literature.


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