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King Matt the First

by Janusz Korczak

  • 138 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Fiction,
  • Children"s rights -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A child king introduces reforms to give children the same rights as adults.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJanusz Korczak ; translated by Richard Lourie ; introduction by Esmé Raji Codell.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsLourie, Richard, 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K8364 Ki 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 330 p. ; 23 cm.
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3305309M
    ISBN 101565124421
    LC Control Number2004048616
    OCLC/WorldCa55745247

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    King Matt the First by Janusz Korczak starting at $ King Matt the First has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace Same Low Prices, Bigger Selection, More Fun. First published in , a Bildungsroman about a boy king who tries to reform society by making it more responsive to children. Born in , Korczak was a pediatrician and director of both Catholic and Jewish orphanages; he died at Treblinka, having refused to abandon his charges. This moving tale reflects the philosphy of a generous social conscience.


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Dec 29,  · King Matt The First (Chinese Edition) (Chinese) Paperback – August 1, by Janusz Korczak (Author)/5(29). King Matt the First is translated from Polish and published first in Obviously there are some cultural differences in time and place and maybe exactly how a novel should unfold by today’s standards/5.

Dec 29,  · King Matt the First Paperback – April 1, by Janusz Korczak (Author)/5(29). Oct 21,  · Parents need to know that this book, written in Poland in the s, is very much a product of its time. Some passages may, by today's standards, be considered by some to be racist.

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The book has been described as Author: Janusz Korczak. Janusz Korczak was a Polish-Jewish children's author, pediatrician, and child pedagogue, also known under the pseudonym "Stary Doktor". He was born Henryk Goldszmit in Warsaw on July 22, During his youth, he played with children who were poor and lived in bad neighborhoods; his passion for helping disadvantaged youth continued into his adulthood/5.

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