By: Hartvig Nissen
New York, Educational Publishing Company: 1892
Edition: 1st Edition
Inscription: Signed by Hartvig Nissen
Seller ID: 14yew
Condition: Very Good
The author of this excellent little guide has devoted almost his whole life to the art of gymnastics and his position in Norway and in this country as a teacher in various educational institutions has fitted him to speak authoritatively upon the subject. Prof. Nissen looks upon the Swedish system of educational gymnastics as the best one and its introduction in the Boston public schools has been attended by the happiest results. The system embraces more than the perfunctory calisthenics which are so common and which are so imperfectly taught that, in many instances, physical deformities are th... View More...