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Les debuts de l'education technique en France (1500-1700).

By: ARTZ, Frederick B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris:, Felix Alcan, 1938. Extract: Revue d'Histoire Moderne, 1937.: 1938

Seller ID: S1188


255 x 186 mm. 8vo. 55 pp. Printed wrappers, library over-boards. Guerlac stamp. Very good. View more info

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A Concise Description of the Endowed Grammar Schools in England and Wales; ornamented with engravings.

By: CARLISLE, Nicholas (1771-1847).

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London:, Baldwin, Craddock, and Joy, 1818.: 1818

Seller ID: BL4584


Two volumes. 8vo. xliv, [6], 858; [ii], 983 pp. Chapter head engravings, subscriber's list, index; very occasional foxing (generally very clean). Original half deep red calf, marbled boards, gilt and blind-stamped spine with black gilt-stamped spine label, all edges marbled; a touch of wear to extremities. Signature of Mich Sheand [or McWthend?!] Occidental bookplate; gift of Earle Vonard Weller. Near fine – a choice copy. First and only edition of this informative account of all the grammar schools in England and Wales. "Nicholas Carlisle (1771-1847) entered the Naval Service befo... View more info

Notice d'information Juin 1984.

By: Ecole Polytechnique.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Palaiseau, France:, Ecole Polytechnique, 1984.: 1984

Seller ID: BL3821

ISBN: 2730200797


Sm. 8vo. 148 pp. Illus. Printed wrappers. Fine. ISBN: 2730200797 View more info

The First Century of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy 1821-1921.

By: ENGLAND, Joseph W. (editor).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: [Philadelphia]:, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science, 1922.: 1922

Seller ID: BL3281


8vo. 728 pp. Illus., index. Gilt-stamped double-ruled blue cloth; head and tail lightly chipped, corner showing. Burndy and Joseph Nathan Kane (1899-2002) (Kane's bookplate was designed by Ismael Smith) bookplates, rubber ink stamped "Phila. College of Pharmacy & Science. . ." proceeded by ink hand written note, "With the compliments of'". Very good. Interesting provenance! View more info

Cambridge Before Darwin; The Ideal of a Liberal Education, 1800-1860.

By: GARLAND, Martha McMackin.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Cambridge University Press, 1981.: 1981

Seller ID: S12988

ISBN: 0521233194


8vo. viii, 196 pp. Index. Black gilt-stamped cloth, dust-jacket. Near fine. ISBN 10: 0521233194 View more info

To Advance Knowledge: The Growth of American Research Universities, 1900-1940.

By: GEIGER, Roger L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford:, Oxford University Press, 1986.: 1986

Seller ID: BL1796

ISBN: 0195038037


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. x, 325 pp. Tables, index. Reddish-brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. ISBN: 0195038037 First Edition. View more info

De gentes ad physicam specialem publice audiendam et collegium disputatorium privatim habendum officiosissime invitat.

By: GRAMMIUS, Caeso.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Kiloni:, Joachim Reumann, (1665).: 1665

Seller ID: S6102


Small 4to. [8] pp. Headpiece, decorative initial, tailpiece. Self-wraps. Very good. View more info

Schooling in Renaissance Italy; Literacy and Learning, 1300-1600.

By: GRENDLER, Paul F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Baltimore and London:, Johns Hopkins University Press, (1989).: 1989

Seller ID: DL1081

ISBN: 0801837251


Series: The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science 107th Series (1989). 8vo. xxii, 477 pp. Illus., index. Red cloth, dust-jacket. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. Very good +. ISBN: 0801837251 / 0-8018-3725-1 View more info

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Elementary Exercises in Geography for the Use of Schools.

By: GUMMERE, Samuel R. (1750-1825?).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Kimber and Sharpless, 1825.: 1825

Seller ID: BL4679


12mo. 196 pp. Original calf-back blue boards; spine split, covers off, prominent stain throughout. Ownership signature of Sarah Ann Parke. As is. View more info

Preliminary announcement of the courses of instruction offered by the faculty of arts and sciences for the academic year 1949-50.

By: Harvard University.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Harvard University, 1949.: 1949

Seller ID: S0072


211 x 139 mm. 8vo. 258 pp. Green printed wrappers; spine faded, front cover a trifle bent. Very good. View more info

The Rise of Universities.

By: HASKINS, Charles Homer.

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Ithaca:, Cornell University Press, (1962).: 1962

Seller ID: DL1087

ISBN: 0869810219


Fourth printing. Sm. 8vo. xi, 107 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. Very good. ISBN: 0869810219 View more info

The Rise of Universities.

By: HASKINS, Charles Homer.

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Ithaca:, Cornell University Press, (1962).:

Seller ID: S11461

ISBN: 0869810219


Fourth printing. Sm. 8vo. xi, 107 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. Very good. ISBN: 0869810219 View more info

Science and Education.

By: HUXLEY, Thomas H.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, D. Appleton, 1894.: 1894

Seller ID: S11465


Sm. 8vo. ix, 451 pp. Library buckram. Ex-library copy. Pencil marginalia or underlining. Good. View more info

The Older Universities of England, Oxford & Cambridge. With Drawings by John Mansbridge.

By: MANSBRIDGE, Albert.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London:, Longmans, Green, 1923.: 1923

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: BL1033


8vo. xxiv, 296 pp. Illustrated title, plates, index; pencil marginalia. Quarter brown cloth with blue paper boards, printed paper spine label; corners showing, spine label worn Good. Burndy bookplate. Good. Signed by both the author and artist. View more info

Audio-Visual Aids to Instruction.

By: McKOWN, Harry C., & Alvin B. ROBERTS.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, McGraw-Hill, 1940.: 1940

Seller ID: S8662


Fifth impression. 8vo. xiv, 385 pp. Photos, figs. Gilt stamped blue & gray cloth; mild stain on spine, else fine. View more info

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The English Reader; or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry from the best writers; designed to assist young persons to read with propriety and effect; improve their language and sentiments; and to inculcate the most important principles of piety and virtue. With a few preliminary observations on the principles of good reading.

By: MURRAY, Lindley (1745-1826).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hallowell, [Maine]:, Calvin Spaulding, [1832]. 1: 1832

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: BL4575


2mo. 258 pp. Original calf; heavily rubbed, lacks endleaves, stained throughout, large waterstain to upper half, some edges of leaves rough. Numerous ownership annotations, including Thomas Morse who signed the book several times. As is. The author was a prominent Quaker, born in Pennsylvania, but later moved to England. The original edition of this work was meant for young girls and issued in 1795. View more info

The Kingdom of Science; Literary Utopianism and British Education, 1612-1870.

By: OLSON, Paul A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincoln:, University of Nebraska Press, (2002).: 2002

Seller ID: BL3518

ISBN: 0803235682


8vo, xi, 375 pp. Index. Gilt-stamped scarlet cloth, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0803235682 View more info

Image for The national reader; a selection of exercises in reading and speaking designed to fill the same place in the schools of the United States, that is held in those of Great Britain by the compilations of Murray, Scott, Enfield, Mylius, Thompson, Ewing, and others. Twenty-eighth edition.

The national reader; a selection of exercises in reading and speaking designed to fill the same place in the schools of the United States, that is held in those of Great Britain by the compilations of Murray, Scott, Enfield, Mylius, Thompson, Ewing, and others. Twenty-eighth edition.

By: PIERPONT, John, 1785-1866.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston: David H. Williams New York:, Taylor and Clement, 1840.: 1840

Seller ID: BL4601


12mo. vii, [1], (9)-276 pp. Original full calf, leather gilt-stamped spine label; joints tender or cracked. Lightly spotted. Good. Selections from many authors: Addison, Beattie, Bloomfield, Campbell, Dimond, Fuller, Gay, Goldsmith, Gray, Hawkesworth, Irving, Thomas Jefferson, Samuel Johnson, Longfellow, Mavor, Payne, Percival, Pope, Mrs. Thrale, Wordsworth, etc. View more info

Research profiles.

By: Rockefeller University.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York:, Rockefeller University, 1980-1982).: 1980

Seller ID: S5375


Eight issues. 217 x 280 mm. 1 large leaf folded twice. 6 pp. [per issue]. Illus. Self wraps. Very good. Each issue profiles a member of the scientific research faculty of the Rockefeller University. Featured researches include Vincent Allfrey, William Trager, Peter Marler, Joel E. Cohen, Alice Bendix Gottlieb, Floyd Ratliff, Stanford Moore, and Attallah Kappas. View more info

Report on Undergraduate Education in the History of Science. [Committee]: Harold Issadore Sharlin (chairman), Stephen G. Brush, Harold L. Burstyn, Sandra Herbert, Michael S. Mahoney & Nathan Sivin.

By: SHARLIN, Harold Issadore; History of Science Society, Committee on Undergraduate Education.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: [no place]: [Annals of Science],, 1975.: 1975

Seller ID: RH1116


36 cm. See: Annals of Science, vol. 32, I, 1975. 56 pp. Appendices. Red and black self-printed wrappers; slightly faded. Ownership pencil signature of Rossiter on title. Very good. Scarce. "The history of science and technology has been a scholarly discipline with little attention given to the special needs of undergraduate teaching. What needs to be done to transform a discipline to an undergraduate subject. Suggestions include using the relation between science and technology as well as the role of interpreters in formulation of the popular world view. Relations with science and history... View more info