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Yesteryear at the West Side School (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia)
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Yesteryear at the West Side School (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia)

By MARSHALL, Daisy

Privately published in England by 2DM7 Publishing, 2006. Softcover. Very good. [16], 178 p. 21 cm. 7 colour and 38 b&w illustrations, incl. 1 map. Printed on 100% recycled paper including the photos, the photos therefore being representative but not of the top class quality. Pink paper covers. Stain on rear. Page numbers written in by hand. Covers some local businesses as well as the school itself.

$45.00

The Book of Old McGill Nineteen Thirteen
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The Book of Old McGill Nineteen Thirteen

By The Junior Year

Montreal: The Junior Year, McGill, 1913. Softcover. Very good. 263, xxxix p. 14 x 28 cm. Numerous b&w photos and illustrations. Black suede wrap with gold print. Small tears in spine tail. Ink signature on front free endpaper. Black does come off on one's hands. Photos of graduates, sports teams, clubs, fraternities, etc. Advertising section at rear.

$35.00

Historic Factors Influencing Korean Higher Education
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Historic Factors Influencing Korean Higher Education

By LEE, Jeong-kyu

Seoul: Jimoondang Publishing Company, 2000. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Korean Studies Series No. 17. xi, 226 p. 23 cm. Blue cloth with gold print in green and yellow dustjacket. Light rubbing and soiling to jacket and a bit of wear to edges. Ink stamps on lower edge of text block. Topics include: elite education in the traditional and modern periods; Buddhism in the traditional period; Confucianism in the Choson period; Christianity and Western thoughts in the Late Choson period; Japanese imperialism under its colonial rule; American influence under the US Military government; etc. Refences, appendixes, index.

$60.00

The Dominion Educational Association. The Minutes of Proceedings, with Adresses, Papers and Discussions, of the First Convention of the Association held at Montreal, July 5-8 1892
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The Dominion Educational Association. The Minutes of Proceedings, with Adresses, Papers and Discussions, of the First Convention of the Association held at Montreal, July 5-8 1892

By Dominion Educational Association

Montreal: The Association, 1893. Hardcover. Good. 302 p. 23 cm. Frontispiece illustration and one b&w portrait plate. Pebbled cloth with blank impressing, gold spine lettering. Corners worn, some soiling and rubbing to boards, spine ends a bit chipped. Hinges cracking internally. Articles include: The True Scope and Function of the High School, by A. H. MacKay; The Duty of the State in Relation to Education, by J. L. Hughes; Ideal School Discipline and How to Secure it, by G. U. Hay; Universities and University Extension In Canada, by Rev. Dr. Grant, Principal of Queen's College, Kingston; How Shall the Normal School develop Practical Skill in Teaching? by John A. MacCabe, Principal of Ottawa Normal School; Temperance Teaching in the Public Schools, by Mrs. J. P. Noyes; etc.

$75.00

The Educational Tour of 1921
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The Educational Tour of 1921

By DUNLOP, W. J. & NEILLY, Balmer

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1921. Staplebound. Good. 27 p. 23 cm. B&w photos, mainly portraits of the committee. Staplebound with tan paper covers. Stain to front cover, tear near lower spine staple, crease evident in rear cover. "The Story of the Second 'Northern Ontario Trip' arranged by a Committee of the Ontario Educational Association with the Co-operation of the Minister of Education." The teachers visited Sudbury, the Creighton Mine, Copper Cliff, Sault Ste. Marie, Hearst, Kapuskasing, Cochrane, Timmins, Iroquois Falls, Cobalt, Haileybury, New Liskeard, Lake Temiskaming, North Bay, Lake Nipissing, French River. At rear is article by Balmer Neilly, Secretary of Ontario Mining Association, on Ontario's Mining Industry.

$35.00

Exercises to the Accidence and Grammar
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Exercises to the Accidence and Grammar

By TURNER, William

London: E. Ballard and T. Longman, 1770. Twelfth Edition. Hardcover. Good +. x, 254 p. 17 cm. Full leather with blank impressing to edges. Stains to covers, crack through spine, hinges cracking, corners worn. Ink signature of William Blackett, 1773, on front free endpaper. "Or, An Exemplification of the several Moods and Tenses, And of the Principal Rules of Construction; Consisting Chiefly of Moral Sentences, Collected out of the best Roman Authors, and translated into English, to be rendered back into Latin, the Latin Words being set in the opposite Column. With References to the Latin Syntax; and Notes."

$200.00

Deaf and Blind
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Deaf and Blind

By RATCLIFFE, W. A.

nd. Date Oct. 5, 1929 at rear. Staplebound. Good. 20 p. 15 cm. Illustration of manual alphabet. Staplebound booklet with pink paper covers. Label residue, light soiling, some discolouration to covers. Vertical fold. By the author of "Morning Songs in the Night", etc. Walter A. Ratcliffe of Listowel, Ontario, a poet, was almost totally blind and deaf. In this booklet he discusses his handicap, his attempts to find employment and support a family, and why it is better to work than receive charity. A poem at rear. Watters 16314.

$125.00

Acadian Bulletin, 1916-1917
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Acadian Bulletin, 1916-1917

Wolfville, NS: Acadia Collegiate and Business Academy (Formerly Horton Collegiate Academy), 1916. Vol. V, No. 4, May 1, 1916, Academy Number. Softcover. Fair. 53, [3] p. 21 cm. 17 b&w illustrations. Brown paper covers. Front cover detached and held on with tape. Small tears to edges, soiling to rear. A little spotting and thumbing. From Department of Manual Training. Great views of Acadia Adademy, incl. Rhodes Hall, hockey team, Emmerson Memorial Library, woodworking room, business class, etc.

$35.00

Founders: Innovators in Education 1830-1980
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Founders: Innovators in Education 1830-1980

By STABLER, Ernest

Edmonton: The University of Alberta Press, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. xiii, 306 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations and tables. Grey cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. The founders are: N. F. S. Grundtvig, of the Danish folk high school; Horace Mann, of the American public school system; Mary Lyon, of the liberal arts college for women; James Tompkins and Moses Coady, for the Antigonish Movement in Nova Scotia; Kurt Hahn, of international schools and colleges; Harold Wilson, Jennie Lee, Peter Venables, and Walter Perry, of the British Open University. Bibliography.

$35.00

Not A Proper Schoolmarm?
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Not A Proper Schoolmarm?

By WHITING, Ruth; PELTON, Rosemary (illus.)

The Author, 1989. Hardcover. Very good +/Good. 186 p. 23 cm. Red hardcover in pictorial dustjacket. Some soiling and small tears to jacket edges. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. "Recommended by the superannuated teachers of Ontario."

$35.00

The New Oxford Guide: Or, Companion through the University
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The New Oxford Guide: Or, Companion through the University

By A Gentleman of Oxford

Oxford: J. Fletcher et al, nd. ca. 1770. Sixth edition. Hardcover. Fair. vii, 142, [2] p. 17 cm. Fold-out frontispiece map is partly missing. 4 other full-page plates. Half leather with marbled paper boards. Upper spine chipeed, spine leather very worn and burgundy label unreadable. Front hinge torn, corners bumped, edges worn, marbled paper torn. Ink inscription on front free endpaper verso, top of title page removed, some spots to first pages. "Exhibiting every Particular worthy The Observation of the Curious in each of the Public Buildings, Colleges, Halls, &c. To which is added, a Tour to Blenheim, Ditchley, Heythorp, and Stow, The Seats of His Grace the Duke of Marlborough, The Right Hon. the Earl of Litchfield, The Right Hon. the Earl of Shrewsbury, And the Right Hon. the Earl Temple. Containing, An accurate Description of their Tapestry, Paintings, Sculptures, Temples, Gardens, and other Curiosities." That the date is 1770 is suggested in an entry on p. 83. 2 p. of ads at rear, one for an Oxford guide printed by H. Payne and Glass's Magnesia.

$125.00

Reminiscences of the  University, Town, and County of Cambridge, From the Year 1780. In Two Volumes
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Reminiscences of the University, Town, and County of Cambridge, From the Year 1780. In Two Volumes

By GUINNING, The Late Henry

London: George Bell, 1855. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good. 2 vols.: xvi, 312; vii, 349 p. 21 cm. Frontispiece portrait in vol. 1. Brown cloth with blank impressing. Corners bumped, some dents to edges, tears in spine ends, a few marks on cloth. Ink signatures of former owner on front free endpapers. Some foxing. Dampstains to endpapers and page bottoms up to p. 14 in vol. 2 only.

$75.00

Cantabrigia Illustrata: A Series of Views of the University and Colleges and of Eton College. Edited, with a life of Loggan, an introduction, and historical and descriptive notes
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Cantabrigia Illustrata: A Series of Views of the University and Colleges and of Eton College. Edited, with a life of Loggan, an introduction, and historical and descriptive notes

By LOGGAN, David; CLARK, J. W. (ed.)

Cambridge: Macmillan and Bowes, 1905. Hardcover. Very good/Good. Unpaginated. 45 cm. 31 large full-page illustrations, engraved title page, portrait frontispiece of Duke of Somerset, and some smaller in-text illustrations. Quarter beige cloth with green paper boards in mylar-covered dustjacket. Jacket has chipped spine ends and edges, ring mark upper front and some dampstains to front. Small ink signature on front free endpaper. Small tear in cloth in upper front hinge.

$250.00

A History of Schools in Carleton County
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A History of Schools in Carleton County

By The Carleton County Retired Teachers Association

The Carleton County Retired Teachers Association, 1984. Very good +. xii, 110 p. 28 cm. B&w illustrations. Softcover. Light wear.

$40.00

Ackworth Old Scholars' Association. Report No. 24
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Ackworth Old Scholars' Association. Report No. 24

By The Scholars

1905. Hardcover. Fair. 188 p. 22 cm. B&w illustrations. Taped spine over paper-covered boards. Front cover loosening, some dampstains to boards, worn corners. Dampstains to tops of pp. 184 onwards. Foxing to text block edges, endpapers and some pages inside. Annual meeting of Old Scholars, president's lecture on G. F. Watts, headmaster's address, history of school 1779-1879, marriages of Ackworth Old Scholars, memorial notices, list of members, etc.

$35.00

McGill, A Portal to Greatness
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McGill, A Portal to Greatness

By JEAKINS, J. W.

nd. Staplebound booklet. Very good. [16 p.]. 23 cm. 24 b&w portrait photos of famous graduates. Staplebound card covers. Spot on rear. Bios of Sir William Osler, Dr. R. Tait McKenzie, Sir Wilfrid laurier, others.

$35.00

Acts and Regulations Respecting High and Public Schools, Province of Ontario, 1885
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Acts and Regulations Respecting High and Public Schools, Province of Ontario, 1885

By "Grip" Printing and Publishing Co

Toronto: "Grip" Printing and Publishing Co, 1885. Softcover. Good. 173, xiv p. 24 cm. Cover has some discolouration, creases, and wear. A few pages with rough edges. Appendix and index at rear.

$40.00

Commemorating the Official Opening of the New Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland
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Commemorating the Official Opening of the New Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland

By Government of Newfoundland

St. John's: Compiled for the Government of Newfoundland by Newfoundland Public Relations Company Limited, 1961. Spiralbound. Fair. 144 p. 24 x 33 cm. B&w illustrations. Spiral binding with red velvet covers, gold print. Top of spiral binding broken, some discolouration to cloth. Card for Hon. B. J. Abbott stapled to front endpaper. Foreword by Joseph R. Smallwood, comments from Hon. J. G. Diefenbaker, etc.

$75.00

The History & Reading of the Culture of Xiamen University
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The History & Reading of the Culture of Xiamen University

By Xiamen University

Xiamen University Press, 2009. Paperback. Fine. 387 p. 21 cm. Paperback. Faint soiling and wear to front cover. Otherwise, like new. Chinese text.

$50.00

Old McGill 1926
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Old McGill 1926

By Various

Published by the Junior Year, 1926. Hardcover. Very good +. 360 p. 27 cm. 2 colour illustrations and numerous b&w. Black leather with gold impressing. A little wear and dust to outside. Graduates, sports teams, clubs, local advertising.

$75.00

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