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Memoria de la Comisión Directiva de la Sociedad de Amigos de la Educación Popular.  Año 1883.


Montevideo, Imprenta de La Razón, 1884.


8vo.  12 pp.   Recent quarter calf (head & foot of spine worn).   Short tears in outer margins, printing fault in last f. with loss of a few letters.

The Sociedad de Amigos de la Educación Popular was created in 1868 by José Pedro Varela, a writer and politician, who wished to develop in Uruguay ideas which he had seen in practice in the United States.   The success of the educational system in that country can largely be traced to him.  

Not in Palau or WorldCat.



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