For my mother, Mary Raecher Wiser, who delighted to accompany children in their learning;and or my ather, Art Wiser, who made Community Playthings’ frst blocks in the 1940s and– at eighty-eight – is still making children’s playthings with the same enthusiasm.
Community Playthings, 2008
For photographs and anecdotes, special thanks to thechildren and stafs o:
achbrook Nursery SchoolCowgate Under 5s CentreKate Greenaway Nursery Schooland to Francis Wardle,Early Educationand Save the Children
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