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image of More Chronicles of a Pioneer School from 1792 to 1833:  Being Added  History on the Litchfield Female Academy Kept by Miss Sarah Pierce and Her  Nephew, John Pierce Brace

More Chronicles of a Pioneer School from 1792 to 1833: Being Added History on the Litchfield Female Academy Kept by Miss Sarah Pierce and Her Nephew, John Pierce Brace

by Vanderpoel, Emily Noyes

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1927
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained at fore-edges of boards and at spine, edges foxed.
Edition
Limited Edition
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$40.00

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NY: The Cadmus Book Shop. Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained at fore-edges of boards and at spine, edges foxed.. 1927. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of 750 numbered copies (this is #50). Navy cloth titled in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. xii, 376pp, index of pupils, general index. Photos. History of this influential… Read more
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The Hanover Scene

by McCarter, William H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly soiled, faint foxing to front endpapers.
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$20.00

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Hanover, NH: Dartmouth Publications. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly soiled, faint foxing to . front endpapers.. 1957. Hardcover. Illustrated sides with green cloth spine. A collection of reminiscences about Dartmouth and Hanover. From the library of Republican legislator and Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court, Howard Wells Alcorn, with his signature on front… Read more
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The Freshman Herald: Class of Nineteen Hundred Thirty-Five

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded, "Haigh" stamped on front free endpaper.
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$25.00

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Princeton University. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded, "Haigh" stamped on front free endpaper.. 1931. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Many photos, including folding photo at rear of what appears to be entire student body. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages .
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General Education in the Negro College

by Derbigny, Irving A.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780837126944
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$15.00

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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837126940 . Brown cloth binding. Reprint of 1947 title. ix, 255pp. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Piney Woods and its Story

by Jones, Laurence C.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1922
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, "community school" inked on front free endpaper along with homemade pocket,
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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NY: Fleming H. Revell. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, "community school" inked on front free endpaper along with homemade pocket, musty, light foxing to endpapers.. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Green blindstamped cloth. Many historic photos of Jones, Principal and founder of the Piney Woods Country Life School in Mississippi, and his students. Introduction by S. S.… Read more
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My Two Oxfords

by Morris, Willie

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers faintly rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781604735703
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$20.00

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Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers faintly rubbed.. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9781604735703 . Wood engravings by John DePol. Afterword by JoAnne Prichard Moris, photograph of the author by David Rae Morris. Pictorial hardcover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 26 pages .
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You Can Always tell a Harvard Man

by Bissell, Richard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly edgeworn, bookplate and gift inscriiption on front endpapers.
Edition
First Edition
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$13.00

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NY: McGraw-Hill Book Comapny Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly edgeworn, bookplate and gift inscriiption on front endpapers.. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Crimson cloth boards with white backstrip. Author photo on motorcycle on rear jacket panel. The Harvard alumnus (Class of '36) relays his funny recollections of and interesting tidbits about the Ivy League… Read more
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Handfuls of Purpose

by Scammell, A. C. ; [Amanda C. Scammell]

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1884
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Bubbling to top margins of boards, front hinge cracked, pages toned, waterstain to top edges.
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$75.00

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Milford, MA: Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Bubbling to top margins of boards, front hinge cracked, pages toned, waterstain to top edges.. 1884. Hardcover. Brown cloth with title stamped in gilt on front boards. Index. Measures 6.75 x 5.25 inches. A collection of the author's advice and opinions about getting and giving, dealing with bores, house… Read more
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Alumni Association of the School of Mines, Columbia College: A List of Members and the Graduates of the School

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Published
1885
Condition
Very Good; Wraps toned and sunned.
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$30.00

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NY: Columbia College. Very Good; Wraps toned and sunned.. 1885. Softcover. Tan printed wraps. Index. Lists honorary members and alumni for each graduating class from 1867-1885. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 20 pages .
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Experiments in Creative Art Teaching: A Progress Report on the Department of Education, 1937-1960, the Museum of Modern Art, New York

by D'Amico, Victor

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1963
Condition
Good; Covers starting to delaminate.
Edition
Second Printing
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$25.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Good; Covers starting to delaminate.. 1963. Second Printing. Softcover. Explores history and findings of experimental childhood art education programs at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Many black and white photos. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 64 pages .
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The Way Life Begins: An Introduction to Sex Education

by Cady, Bertha Chapman; Cady, Vernon Mosher

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1917
Condition
Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket heavily tattered, owner name on front free endpaper.
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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NY: The American Social Hygiene Association. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket heavily tattered, owner name on . front free endpaper.. 1917. First Edition. Hardcover. Vintage book about the birds and bees. Tipped-in color and black and white illustrations. Cloth-backed boards. ; Serial Publication; Vol. 85; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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School

by Miller, Howard Seth

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good; Covers mildly soiled and toned.
Edition
First Printing
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$50.00

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Chicago: Copper Beech Press. Very Good; Covers mildly soiled and toned.. 1990. First Printing. Softcover. Stapled softcover. Sepia tone photos and illustrations. 40 evocative photographs of primary school children and their classrooms. Signed by the author on the title page ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 57 pages; Signed by Author .
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The Story of Dean

by Jones, Augustus F.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Franklin, MA: Dean Junior College Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1976. First Edition. Softcover. Silver softcover. 103 pages plus 33 pages of appendices, index, map. Warmly inscribed by the author on front flyleaf. A history of Dean Junior College, now Dean College, in Franklin, Massachusetts, founded and endowed by Oliver Dean, MD as Dean Academy in… Read more
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Elmira College: The First 100 Years

by Barber, W. Charles

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed and soiled.
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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NY: McGraw-Hill. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed and soiled.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth titled in gilt. Many photos. Appendices, index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 290 pages .
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Blackboard Sketching

by Whitney, Frederick

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, owner name on front pastedown, front hinge starting.
Edition
Later Printing
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$25.00

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Springfield, MA: Milton Bradley Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, owner name on front . pastedown, front hinge starting.. 1911. Later Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth titled in black on front boards. Graduated instructional lessons for teachers wishing to make impressive chalk drawings on classroom blackboards. 29 black and white plates with intricate and … Read more
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"Shut Those Thick Lips!" A Study of Slum School Failure

by Rosenfeld, Gerry

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good; Covers scuffed.
ISBN
9780881330229
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$15.00

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Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, Inc.. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. 1971. Softcover. 0881330221 . viii, 120pp. Illustrations. Author relates his experiences teaching for five and a half years in a public school in Manhattan's Harlem. .
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Echoes of a Dream: Creative Beginnings for Parent and Child

by Smith, Susan

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good; Covers toned, rubbed, and creased.
Edition
First Printing
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$15.00

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London, Ontario, Canada: Waldorf School Association of London. Good; Covers toned, rubbed, and creased.. 1982. First Printing. Softcover. Black and white and color illustrations, further readings list, and sources. An essential Waldorf School text focused on appreciation of nature, the essence of creativity, and the components of rhythm and harmony. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9"… Read more
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Crisis in Urban Education

by Fink, Lawrence A. ; Ducharme, Raymond A.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good; Edges rubbed, spine creased and slightly faded.
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780471001638
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$40.00

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Waltham, MA: Xerox College Publishing. Good; Edges rubbed, spine creased and slightly faded.. 1971. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 9780471001638 . xvi, 334 pages. Tables, black and white illustration. A first paperback printing copy from Xerox College Publishing of this collection of articles by noted scholars and educators whose objective is to challenge readers with a sense of… Read more
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The Use of Models: A Teacher’s Assistant in the Use of the Prang Models for Form Study and Drawing in Primary Schools

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1887
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner signature on front free endpaper.
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$30.00

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Boston: The Prang Educational Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner signature on front free endpaper.. 1887. Hardcover. Black cloth spine with printed green paper-covered boards. Many illustrations. Printed sheet for teachers advertising Prangs Primary Materials box of art supplies laid in. An early instructional manual for teaching art to primary school students issued… Read more
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Places and Things for Experimental Schools: A Joint Report from Educational Facilities Laboratories, Inc. and Experimental Schools

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good; Covers toned.
Edition
Second Printing
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$20.00

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NY: EPL. Very Good; Covers toned.. 1972. Second Printing. Softcover. Many photos and illustrations. Information for planning and designing experimental schools, from finding classroom space to furnishings. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 134 pages .
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