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1986 BRIDGE: Grove City College Traditions
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1986 BRIDGE: Grove City College Traditions

By [Editor-In-Chief] Amy B. Smith

Grove City, PA 16127: Grove City College Yearbook Office, 1986. 234pp., numerous colour and b/w illustrations throughout; mostly candid, several art and historic, with an abundance of cameos. Book clean, square. Nominal wave to leaves, otherwise unmarked. Art-illustrated tip-on plate affixed to embossed leathertex covers. Trivial bump to head of backstrip, else fine. Limited to 1,300 copies, the contents of this 1986 Yearbook of Grove City College, PA, include: Opening seniors, Activities, Athletics, Traditions, Greeks, Underclassmen, Faculty, Community. Book weight approx. 1850g. [1.85KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. . 1st. [Limited]. Hardcover. Very Good +. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$22.46

THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING: A Manual of Method for Pupil-Teachers and Assistant Masters
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THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING: A Manual of Method for Pupil-Teachers and Assistant Masters

By Park, Abr

London: Blackie and Son, 1886. vii, + 174pp. Book mildly cocked and shaken. Corners abraded and frayed, short splits to gutters. Dark blue endpapers. Former owner's name on endpapers, title and contents pages. Pen-ruled leaves [for notations] throughout textblock have several written upon, else minor fingermarks and spots. 19 chapters, viz: Training the senses and memory, School discipline, Writing, Spelling, Writing from dictation, Arithmetic, Mental arithmetic, Grammar, Composition, Geography, History, Object lessons, School registration, Physical education, Concluding remarks, Appendices x 6, Index. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . 5th [Unstated]. Orig. Decorated Brown Cloth HB. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$22.46

MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1984

By [Edited by] Imelda Palmer

Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Press, 1984. xvi, + 220pp., 4 unpaginated, b/w half-tone plates, intext tables. Book clean, nominally cocked. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Block edges flecked, else leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket foxed on unprinted background, insect damage on spine, otherwise OK. "The twenty-sixth issue of 'Melbourne Studies In Education', long recognized as a major publication in its field . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Education of a Professor of Education, State-aid at the Bar, Career of a Colonial schoolmistress, Industrial fund, Meeting needs-Seven years' hard labour, Origins/Formation of Teachers' Unions in 19th century Australia, Context of reorganisation of Tertiary education in Australia, Sex, schools and emerging occupational interests, Index. Book weight approx. 470g. . First Edition. Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]. Very Good/Fair +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.72

MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1985
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MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1985

By [Edited by] Imelda Palmer

Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Press, 1985. xiii, + 253pp., 4 unpaginated b/w halftone plates, intext line-drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Dated inscription on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn and U.V. affected on spine, else very good. "The twenty-seventh issue of 'Melbourne Studies In Education', a publication long acknowledged as a leader in its field." Contents include: Prelims., Education of a psychologist, Pedagogical traditions . . . , Some reflections on the concept of educational disadvantage, Social class & educational disadvantage, Disability & disadvantage-Special education in Australia, School & University-What went wrong in America, Moral education as the achievement of virtue, Index, more. Book weight approx. 500g. . First Edition. Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.72

MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1983

By [Edited by] Imelda Palmer

Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Press, 1983. xvi, + 230pp., sparsely illustrated: 2 b/w half-tone plates; 2 intext line drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Minor foxing on several leaves, former owner's name on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Pictorial, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn in part, with short closed tears and crease, mildly U.V. affected on spine, else good. " . . . the essays in this volume, whether examing nineteenth or twentieth century material, illume the contemporary debate on some central issues in education." Contents include: Prelims., Women teachers' quest for salary justice [1915-1946], ALP policy formulation process, Secondary education for all, Education of Atawe, Working-class education, Free schooling; South Australia 1875-1898, Child-saving & urban school reform; South Australia at the turn of the century, Index. Book weight approx. 460g. . First Edition. Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.72

SPEECH DIFFICULTIES IN CHILDHOOD: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Parents
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SPEECH DIFFICULTIES IN CHILDHOOD: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Parents

By Williams, Rona M

London: Harrap, 1962. 184pp., intext, line-drawn b/w illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Name obliterated with felt marker pen on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Monochrome, pictorially illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, mildly edgeworn and spotted. "This book tries to explain to parents and teachers what the speech difficulties of children are, how they arise and what may be done to remedy them . . . " Contents include: Foreword by T. Pomfret Kilner, Normal development of speech, Delayed speech development, Confused speech, Stammering, Voice disorders and their correction, Physical abnormalities and speech defects, Sound testing, Further exercises, Index. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition. Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]. Good+/Good. 8vo.

$7.72