Selected Bibliography

Brammer, Mauck. “Winthrop B. Smith: Creator of the Eclectic Educational Series.” Ohio History 80 (Winter 1971): 45-59.

Crawford, Benjamin Franklin. The Life of William Holmes McGuffey. Delaware, OH: Carnegie Church Press, 1974.

Crawford, Benjamin Franklin. William Holmes McGuffey: The Schoolmaster to Our Nation. Delaware, OH: Carnegie Church Press, 1963.

Gorn, Elliot J., ed. The McGuffey Readers: Selections from the 1879 Edition. New York: Bedford, 1998.

Lindberg, Stanley W. The Annotated McGuffey: Selections from the McGuffey Eclectic Readers, 1836-1920. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1976.

Minnich, Harvey. Old Favorites from the McGuffey Readers. New York: American Book Company, 1936. Rep. Detroit: Singing Tree Press, 1969.

Minnich, Harvey. William Holmes McGuffey and his Readers. New York: American Book Company, 1936. Rep. Detroit: Gale Research Co., 1975.

Minnich, Harvey. William Holmes McGuffey and the Peerless Pioneer McGuffey Readers. Oxford: Miami University, 1928.

Mosier, Richard David. Making the American Mind: Social and Moral Ideas in the McGuffey Readers. New York: King’s Crown Press, 1947.

Murphy, Anna Marie, and Cullen Murphy. “Onward, Upward with McGuffey and Those Readers.” Smithsonian (December 1984).

Ruggles, Alice McGuffey. The Story of the McGuffeys. New York: American Book Company, 1950.

Shriver, Phillip R. “Profile: William Holmes McGuffey.” Timeline (August-September 1986).

Shriver, Phillip R. “William Holmes McGuffey: Schoolmaster to the Nation.” Miami University: A Personal History. Oxford: Miami University Press, 1998, pp. 69-83.

Smith, William Ernest. About the McGuffeys: William Holmes McGuffey and Alexander Hamilton McGuffey. Oxford: Cullen Printing Company, 1963.

Sullivan, Dolores P. William Holmes McGuffey: Schoolmaster to the Nation. Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1994.

Vail, Henry H. A History of the McGuffey Readers. Cleveland: Privately Printed, 1910.

Westerhoff, John H. McGuffey and his Readers: Piety, Morality, and Education in Nineteenth-Century America. Nashville: Abingdon, 1978.

Williams, Barbara. William H. McGuffey: Boy Reading Genius. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc., 1968.