Sign In | Register



Recent Arrivals in History of Education

History of Education

We can help you find the history of education books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.com, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.


History of Education Books & Ephemera


  • BUY NOW

    $15.00

    Activate: A Leader's Guide to People, Practices, and Processes by Elle Allison

    Lead and Learn Press, 2011. 1st Edition Later Printing. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine condition, no DJ. First edition, later printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


  • BUY NOW

    $19.50

    DEDICATION OF KIMBALL UNION ACADEMY DEXTER RICHARDS HALL OPENED SEPTEMBER 6, 1892 (SOUVENIR KIMBALL UNION ACADEMY) by Anonymous

    Meridien, NH: Kimball Union Academy, 1894. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 43pp, b/w frontis. (Madam Kimball), plus numerous others of the buildings, floor plans, academic staff, etc. Bookplate on fep. Front cover title is "Souvenir Kimball Union Academy". A very nice copy..


  • BUY NOW

    $15.00

    The Sorrowful and Heroic Life of John Amos Comenius by Frantisek Kozik

    State Educational Publishing House, 1958. Unknown Unknown. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good/Very Good condition. Unknown edition, printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


  • BUY NOW

    $49.00

    History of Islamic Origins of Western Education A.D. 800-1350, with an Introduction to Medieval Muslim Education. by Mehdi Nakosteen

    Boulder, CO The University of Colorado Press, 1964. Hardcover First Ed, unstated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Ed, unstated. Near Fine in Good DJ: Book shows a tiny spot at the bottom edge and a small smudge of shelf soil at the outer edge fo the bottom edge; binding is very slightly cocked, but there is no lean. Binding remains perfectly secure; text clean. DJ shows significant insect (or perhaps rodent nibble) damage and considerable chipping. Lovely book in an intact, but seriously flawed DJ. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 361pp. Hardback with DJ. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR.


  • BUY NOW

    $20.00

    The English Public School by Vivian Ogilvie

    Batsford, 1957. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good/Very Good condition. First edition, first printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership. Dust jacket lightly chipped and faded.


  • BUY NOW

    $50.00

    Proceedings of the Overseers of Harvard University: The Report Accepted, and the Resolutions Adopted by Them on the 25th of August, 1834, Relative to the Late Disturbances in That Seminary

    Boston: Press of James Loring, 1834. Softcover. Good. Octavo, 47 pp. In wraps. From private collection. Names written on upper wrap. Wraps are worn with taped repairs along spine.. This report stemmed from a series of students riots that took place at Harvard University during winter of 1833-34 (a direct response to Josiah Quincy's heavy-handed administration of Harvard). These protests eventually became so violent that the University decided to send the entire sophomore class home.


  • BUY NOW

    $10.00

    Making the Most of College: Students Speak Their Minds by Light, Richard J

    Cumbreland, Rhode Island: Harvard Univ Pr, 2001. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.


  • BUY NOW

    $45.00

    Annals of The King's College of Our lady of Eton beside Windsor by Sterry, Wasey

    London: Methuen and Co, 1898. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo, 362 pp. Custom bound in leather. From private collection. Gift inscription on front flyleaf. Cracks and wear along joints. Single leaf portrudes slightly beyond edge of book block (nature of binding).


  • BUY NOW

    $20.00

    James Mill on Education (Cambridge Texts and Studies in the History of Education) by James Mill

    Cambridge University Press, 1969. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very Good/Very Good condition. First edition, first printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


  • BUY NOW

    $40.00

    The Tri-Cyclopedia, 1903-1928, Volume VI, No. 4, June 1928

    Harvard Class of 1903, 1928. Softcover. Good. Harvard Class of 1903 reunion publication. Quarto, [8] pages. Stapled wraps. Pamphlet shows horizontal crease. Wraps are agetoned and a little worn.


  • BUY NOW

    $15.00

    Everyday Engagement by Ridnouer, Katy

    Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development, 2011. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8.90 X 6 X 0.40 inches. Near Fine condition. No internal markings of any kind.


  • BUY NOW

    $22.00

    A Sketch of the History and Organization of Harvard University

    New York: The Macmillan Company, 1913. Softcover. Very Good. Reprinted in revised form, by permission, from the Cyclopedia of Education, volume iii, edited by Paul Monroe, PhD." No author stated. 16mo, 21 pages. Stapled wrap. From private collection. Name in pencil faintly visible on upper wrap.


  • BUY NOW

    $525.00

    Correspondence from Gouveuneur Tillotson, Princeton student to Richard V. W. Thorne, Jr. of West Point Academy 1837-1838

    Gouveuneur Tillotson antics and lack of interest in school became a somewhat prominent attorney in New York City and served on numerous boards of directors. Richard Thorne resigned West Point in 1839 rather than be dismissed for failing grades and excessive demerits. He was a member of the Brooklyn Militia and served briefly in the Civil War and died in 1875. Many of his classmates went on to great fame in the Union and Confederate armies..... Seven (7) different letters written by Tillotson to his close friend cadet Thorne. The letters are newsy in nature and written in an engaging style. He refers to various individuals by their full names with explicit details on their carrying-ons. Gouveuneur Tillotson antics and lack of interest in school became a somewhat prominent attorney in New York City and served on numerous boards of directors. Richard Thorne resigned West Point in 1839 rather than be dismissed for failing grades and excessive demerits. He was a member of the Brooklyn Militia and served briefly in the Civil War and died in 1875. Many of his classmates went on to great fame in the Union and Confederate armies....


  • BUY NOW

    $22.50

    History of Indian Education, 1970 - 1980

    Indian Education Center, School of Education, University of South Dakota, 1980. Softcover. Good. Booklet lists Indian doctoral and masters graduates; various programs associated with Indian education; state-supported teaching positions; past coordinators of the Indian Education Center; School of Education faculty members. Octavo, 38 pp. Stapled wraps. Underlining, check marks, and circled words throughout.


  • BUY NOW

    $15.00

    Vice Versa by F. Anstey

    John Murray, 1962. 1st Edition Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very Good/Very Good condition. First edition, later printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


  • BUY NOW

    $47.50

    6 BOOKLETS RELATED TO THE HISTORY OF PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

    Princeton University. Softcover. Good. Good to Very Good+. This lot includes the following six publications: "Princeton University: The Chapel"; "The Vistas of Princeton University"; "The Spires of Princeton University"; "The Gargoyles of Princeton University"; "Some Legends and Lore of Princeton University"; and "The Presidents of Princeton University.


  • BUY NOW

    $15.00

    The Art of School Leadership by Thomas R. Hoerr

    Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development, 2005. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine condition, no DJ. First edition, first printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


  • BUY NOW

    $40.00

    Report of the Committee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, on the Subject of Free Scholarship

    Boston: Alfred Mudge & Son, Printers, 1867. Softcover. Very Good. Also the indenture of trust, for the establishment of a fund for this purpose." Octavo, 13 pages. In wraps. Uncommon booklet outlines plans for free scholarships at MIT. From private collection. Light vertical crease to wraps and text block. Name in pencil on upper wrap.


  • BUY NOW

    $10.00

    The Story of Elderhostel by Eugene S. Mills

    University Press of New England, 1993. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. As New/As New condition. First Edition, First Printing. No markings to text block. No marks of previous ownership or inscriptions.


  • BUY NOW

    $19.50

    THIRTY-EIGHTH ANNUAL CATALOGUE OF THE PACKER COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE (1883) by Anonymous

    Brooklyn Heights, NY: Packer Collegiate Institute, 1883. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 59pp, 1 diag. A very nice copy..


  • BUY NOW

    $10.00

    The growth of freedom in education: A critical interpretation of some historical views (2 volumes) by William John McCallister

    Kennikat Press, 1971. Reprint. . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Reprint of the 1931 first issue. Very Good condition, no DJ. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


  • BUY NOW

    $25.00

    Songs of Harvard by Noble, Lloyd Adams

    New York: Hinds, Noble and Eldredg, 1913. Hardcover. Very Good. Quarto, 222 pp. Tipped in plates depicting scenes from Harvard.. Crimson cloth with photographic plates on front board. Prelims and edges of book block show some foxing. Tissue guard protecting frontispieces is creased and yellowed. 1914 gift inscription.


  • BUY NOW

    $40.00

    Interaction in Educational Domains by Kirsi Tirri; Elina Kuusisto

    Sense Publishers, 2013. Unknown Unknown. Soft cover. As New. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. As New condition, no DJ. Unknown edition, printing. No markings to text block. No marks of previous ownership or inscriptions.


  • BUY NOW

    $200.00

    CLASSICAL ENGLISH LETTER-WRITER: OR, EPISTOLARY SELECTIONS... by Murray, Lindley & Frank, Elizabeth

    London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1814. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. xxiv, 368pp, including 3p precis of books. Bound in full brown calf/boards with gilt decoration, 5 raised bands, title to the spine. The front hinge is weak but secure. Name of a previous owner dated 1820 on the second ffep. The first 4 pages and rear endpaper show light spotting/foxing. Overall a nice copy of a scarce edition..


  • BUY NOW

    $10.00

    Aftermath by Charles B. Wright

    Middlebury College Press, 1934. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good condition, no DJ. Ex-library with all attendant stamps and markings. First edition, first printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.


Browse all History of Education