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THE HELLO: the annual publication of the student body of the Brantford Collegiate Institute and Vocational School 1954
Brantford, Ontario: Brantford Collegiate, 1954.
Yellow, black and blue card covers with cloth spine. pp 134. Photos, ads. Small tear and soft crease at bottom of front cover, else a fine copy. The yearbook took its name from the fact that the telephone was invented in Brantford.
$30.00 Book Number: 45080 Order / Enquire
History of Rob Roy School : S.S. 10, Osprey, 1860-1965
Rob Roy, ON ?: 1965.
pp 8, stapled, in card covers. Cover photo. Soft corner crease to front cover, small ink correction in text, ink name on front cover, VG otherwise. Rob Roy is near Collingwood (near Georgian Bay), about 30 miles west of Barrie. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$17.95 Book Number: 45138 Order / Enquire
THE TENTH ANNUAL YEAR BOOK published by the Students of Hamilton Normal School June 1925 (Hamilton Normal School Year Book 1924-25 - cover title)
Hamilton, Ontario: The School, 1924.
Octavo, green cloth gilt, floral endpapers. pp 60. Photos, cartoons. Small piece torn from corner of front free endpaper, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$30.00 Book Number: 45846 Order / Enquire
Dundas, ON: Parkside High School, 1964.
Card covers. pp (109), Loads of photos. Bit musty odour but no damp stains, else fine. Ontario high school yearbook.
$19.95 Book Number: 47656 Order / Enquire
Dundas, ON: Parkside High School, 1063.
Card covers. pp (70) Loads of photos. Ink names at front, bit musty odour but no damp stains, else fine. Ontario high school yearbook. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.
$19.95 Book Number: 47657 Order / Enquire
Chandler, Margaret Ross
A Century of Challenge: The History of the Ontario School for the Blind
Belleville, Ontario: Mika, 1980.
Blue cloth. pp 269. Photos. Ex high school library - rubber stamp on front pastedown crossed out withf felt tip pen, rubber stamp at rear, scar at rear from removed pouch, VG otherwise, no other library marks. Dust jacket has glue residue to spine from removed label, cellotape pieces inside, VG otherwise. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required
$19.50 Book Number: 45072 Order / Enquire
THE ONE-ROOM SCHOOL IN CANADA
Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1981.
pp 168, black boards. Many b&w photos. Bibliography. Fine in VG jacket.
$17.95 Book Number: 45061 Order / Enquire
Corn Hill School Reunion Committee
CORN HILL SCHOOL 1870-1962
No place (Corn Hill, Ontario?): No publisher, no date (1962?),
16mo, pp , including coves, stapled. Cover photo. A few ink corrections at rear. VG+. Simcoe County. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$10.00 Book Number: 45737 Order / Enquire
EDUCATING MUSKOKA DISTRICT
Bracebridge, Ontario: Author, 1999.
Quarto. pp (iv), 43), stapled in colour card covers. Very shallow nibbling to upper outer corners, VG otherwise. History of public education in the Muskoka district of Ontario. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$10.00 Book Number: 43395 Order / Enquire
DODDS, Ernest H.
THE HISTORY OF EDUCATION IN DUFFERIN COUNTRY 1834-1983
Grand Valley, Ontario: Star and Vidette Printing, 1983.
Quarto, dark blue grained boards. pp (x), 166. Text in double columns, photos. Inscribed by the author in 1985. Soft vertical crease to rear free endpaper, else fine. Dust jacket has very lightly yellowed spine, else fine.Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$40.00 Book Number: 29308 Order / Enquire
FIELD, John L.
Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1985.
Octavo, card covers. pp (64). Photos. Bit of sunning to front cover, VG otherwise. Biography of this Niagara-on-the-Lake educator and local historian. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$7.95 Book Number: 45696 Order / Enquire
GODWIN, William (1756-1836)
THE ENQUIRER: reflections on education, manners, and literature. In a series of essays
London: G. G. and J. Robinson, 1797.
Octavo, 22 cm. Bound in nineteenth-century half brown morocco and marbled boards, spine with raised bands gilt decorated, two labels, blue page edges, tan endpapers. pp [2, binder's blank], (v)-xii, (482), (2, errata leaf); [2, binder's blank]. With the half-title. Some skinning to leather at lower outer corner of front cover and inner margin of rear cover and some moderate wear to leather at edges; some darkening to spine, especially to the lower compartment. light toning and a solitary spot of foxing to the half-title and title pages; in all VG externally, internally fine and fresh, tight in the binding. Front free endpaper with the ownership stamp of J.W. van Woensel Kooy. >>> First edition of this influential collection of essays and musings by William Godwin, one of the great intellectual English gadflies of his age - radical freethinker, atheist, anarchist, philosopher, economist, novelist, essayist, biographer, proponent of free love, husband of Mary Wollstonecraft and father of Mary Shelley. Essays include: Of an Early Taste for Reading; Of Public and Private Education; Of Cohabitation; Of Riches and Poverty; Of Beggars; Of Servants; Of Politeness; Of Learning; Of English Style; etc., etc. Much of the first part of the book, on education and child-rearing, arose from discussions between Godwin and Wollstonecraft, and the collection as a whole had a powerful influence on Thomas Malthus and other thinkers of the age. "In all his early life Malthus was brought into close contact with the supporters of radical not to say revolutionary views; and his father was a zealous partisan of the new doctrines. Godwin's Enquirer (1797) was naturally a topic of conversation between father and son; their discussion started a 'general question of the future improvement of society'. and he accordingly wrote and published a book called "An Essay on the Principle of Population" (Palgrave). Part I, on education, presents "the most remarkable and advanced treatise on education to appear at the end of the eighteenth century" (Peter H. Marshall, William Godwin). "Child-centred learning", very modern in its approach. ESTC T94276; Goldsmiths 16911; Kress B3397.
$495.00 Book Number: 45804 Order / Enquire
GOULDING, Babs and Margaret Henderson, editors
THE BRANKSOME SLOGAN 1903-1929 (cover title)
(Toronto): Branksome Hall, 1928.
Tall octavo, cream card covers printed in red and black. pp 112. Tipped in photos, one tipped in colour plate of the school flag. Many local ads, articles and verse, sports, travel, jokes, etc. Foot of spine has a small chip and a one inch tear to the front fold; light spots to front cover, some soiling to rear cover, VG otherwise. 1929 yearbook of this private Toronto girls' school which was founded in 1903. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$50.00 Book Number: 45317 Order / Enquire
THE LONG MARCH: History of the Ontario Public School Men Teachers' Association
Toronto: Baxter, 1969.
Second printing. Colour illustrated cloth. pp 392. Yellowing and small tan spots to page edges, else a VG+ copy.
$15.00 Book Number: 45238 Order / Enquire
HOWE, Rhoda E., editor-in-chief
Whitby, ON: Ontario Ladies' College, 1925.
Quarto, blue cloth gilt. pp 142. Photos, drawings, many local ads. Soiling to front cover; moderate wear to spine ends, damp stain to upper outer corner of rear cover with light ripples in that corner in text; pencil owner name at front; generally VG otherwise. Year Book for 1924-25.
$45.00 Book Number: 45540 Order / Enquire
HOWE, Rhoda E., editor-in-chief
Whitby, ON: Ontario Ladies' College, 1931.
Quarto, blue cloth gilt. pp (98). Photos, drawings, many local ads. Rubbing and soiling to covers, some colour loss to rear cover, ink owner inscription at front; externally only good, internally VG. Year Book for 1930-1931.
$45.00 Book Number: 45724 Order / Enquire
NOTHIING SEEMED IMPOSSIBLE: women's education and social change in South Australis 1876-1915
St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1985.
Black boards. pp (xvi), 259. Index. Fine copy. Dust jacket has one small tear, nick; red spine lettering sunned to yellow; VG.
$30.00 Book Number: 43789 Order / Enquire
Sidney, BC: Gray's Publishing, 1962.
Yellow card covers. pp (8), 143. VG copy. Story of a young woman who went to the BC interior to teach Doukhobor children 25 years previously.
$10.00 Book Number: 43732 Order / Enquire
ROSS, J. Douglas
EDUCATION IN OSHAWA from settlement to city
(Oshawa, ON): Oshawa Board of Education, 1970.
Octavo, 220 pp 15 plates and illustrations, index, blue cloth. Small owner label at front, else fine. Dust jacket has fading to red portion of spine, small tears, small chip to rear panel, VG otherwise.
$19.95 Book Number: 45577 Order / Enquire
REPORT ON A SYSTEM OF PUBLIC ELEMENTARY INSTRUCTION OF UPPER CANADA
Montreal: Lovell and Gibson, 1847.
Second edition (first was in 1846). pp  xii, (3)-191, . Original quarter roan and marbled boards. Spine has small chips at ends; most of spine surface abraded but now touched up to match; most of spine gilt lettering present; boards rubbed; in all, good externally, internally fine, tight in the binding. "Ryerson was appointed superintendent of schools for Upper Canada in 1844. Before entering upon his duties he traveled in Europe and America examining state educational systems. From his observations he repaired this report, a plan for a public school system in Upper Canada. In June, 1846, it became the basis of a reorganization of the provincial system, and is still the foundation of elementary education in this province." - TPL 2801.
$350.00 Book Number: 42297 Order / Enquire