Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company

The Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company publishes and distributes the books and previously unpublished writings by Maria Montessori in the English language as well as the Spanish language.

In 2006 Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company took the CLIO Montessori Series over from ABC-Clio and is gradually updating these books as well as publishing new books from the archives of Maria Montessori.

The Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company has the following objectives:

  • to publish and distribute books and unpublished writings by Maria Montessori as well as translations thereof.
  • to uphold, propagate and further the pedagogical principles and practice formulated by Maria Montessori for the full development of the human being
  • to care for and maintain all the (publishing) rights and copyrights of the work of Maria Montessori and the Archives of Maria Montessori (

MPPC is based in the Netherlands and have many distributors all over the world. Books ordered from their web shop will be sent from The Netherlands to wherever in the world they have been ordered from.

The annual net result allocated to Montessori-Pierson Publishing Foundation will virtually all be paid to Association Montessori Internationale (AMI), the association Maria Montessori set up herself in 1929 to safeguard her legacy and work.

To purchase books visit:

The Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company
Koloniepad 6
1251 AJ
The Netherlands

Email: [email protected]

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