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  • Chandler, Margaret Ross
    A Century of Challenge: The History of the Ontario School for the Blind

    Belleville, Ontario: Mika, 1980. Blue cloth. pp 269. Photos. Ex high school library - rubber stamp on front pastedown crossed out withf felt tip pen, rubber stamp at rear, scar at rear from removed pouch, VG otherwise, no other library marks. Dust jacket has glue residue to spine from removed label, cellotape pieces inside, VG otherwise. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45072
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  • WALKER, Franklin A.
    CATHOLIC EDUCATION AND POLITICS IN ONTARIO: a documentary study

    Edition: First Edition

    No place (Toronto): Thomas Nelson (Canada), 1964. Red cloth. pp (xiv), 507. Index. "Discarded" rubber stamped to front free endpaper, title page and rear pastedown; small ink ticks to table of contents; VG clean, tight and uworn copy otherwise, no other marks. Dust jacket has some nicks, tiny chips, and rubbing but is generally VG. A continuation of this two volume study of the separate school question in Ontario. CATHOLIC EDUCATION AND POLITICS IN UPPER CANADA was published in 1955. This volume treats the period from Confederation (1867) to World War II. Two subsequent volumes were published (1968, 2003) bringing the study up to 2001. Uncommon book.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44532
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  • O'NEAIL, Hazel
    DOUKHOBOR DAZE

    Edition: First edition.

    Sidney, BC: Gray's Publishing, 1962. Yellow card covers. pp (8), 143. VG copy. Story of a young woman who went to the BC interior to teach Doukhobor children 25 years previously.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 43732
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  • DENNISS, Gary
    EDUCATING MUSKOKA DISTRICT

    Bracebridge, Ontario: Author, 1999. Quarto. pp (iv), 43), stapled in colour card covers. Very shallow nibbling to upper outer corners, VG otherwise. History of public education in the Muskoka district of Ontario. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43395
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  • ROBINSON, Ralph
    EDUCATING VICTORIA COUNTY: a local history of public education

    Edition: First Edition

    Lindsay, ON: Tri-M Publishing, 1987. Black boards, endpaper maps. pp (v), 206. Photos, index. #738 of an unstated limitation. Fine in fine jacket. Ontario local history.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 51473
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  • ROSS, J. Douglas
    EDUCATION IN OSHAWA from settlement to city

    (Oshawa, ON): Oshawa Board of Education, 1970. Octavo, 220 pp 15 plates and illustrations, index, blue cloth. Small owner label at front, else fine. Dust jacket has fading to red portion of spine, small tears, small chip to rear panel, VG otherwise.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45577
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  • FIELD, John L.
    JANET CARNOCHAN

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1985. Octavo, card covers. pp (64). Photos. Bit of sunning to front cover, VG otherwise. Biography of this Niagara-on-the-Lake educator and local historian. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45696
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  • CHAPONE, Mrs. (Hester Chapone, 1727-1760)
    LETTERS ON THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE MIND, addressed to a young lady

    London: Printed for J. Brambles, A. Meggitt, and J. Waters, by H. Mozley, Gainsborough, 1807. Small 12mo. Bound in contemporary calf, black spine label. pp [2, blank], 226, [4, blank] + frontispiece illustration (by J. Smith, dated 1803). Small private bookplate at front; corner crease and small tears to front free endpaper; corner crease and old ink gift inscription on front fly leaf; damp stain to frontispiece; shallow chip across head of spine; else a VG+ clean, tight and unworn copy, hinges not cracked. Hester Chapone was one of the Bluestockings associated with Elizabeth Carter and Elizabeth Montague (the dedicatee of this book). She was also a friend of Samuel Richardson, Frances Burney d'Arblay, and Gilbert White. Samuel Johnson…

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    London: Printed for J. Brambles, A. Meggitt, and J. Waters, by H. Mozley, Gainsborough, 1807. Small 12mo. Bound in contemporary calf, black spine label. pp [2, blank], 226, [4, blank] + frontispiece illustration (by J. Smith, dated 1803). Small private bookplate at front; corner crease and small tears to front free endpaper; corner crease and old ink gift inscription on front fly leaf; damp stain to frontispiece; shallow chip across head of spine; else a VG+ clean, tight and unworn copy, hinges not cracked. Hester Chapone was one of the Bluestockings associated with Elizabeth Carter and Elizabeth Montague (the dedicatee of this book). She was also a friend of Samuel Richardson, Frances Burney d'Arblay, and Gilbert White. Samuel Johnson published four of her pieces on women in The Rambler. This treatise on female education in the form of ten letters written to one of her nieces, was first published in 1773. It proved very popular and went through many editions. NCBEL II, 1598.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 30132
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  • JONES, Helen
    NOTHIING SEEMED IMPOSSIBLE: women's education and social change in South Australis 1876-1915

    Edition: First Edition

    St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1985. Black boards. pp (xvi), 259. Index. Fine copy. Dust jacket has one small tear, nick; red spine lettering sunned to yellow; VG.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43789
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  • PARTHENON 1962-63

    Dundas, ON: Parkside High School, 1962. Card covers. pp (70) Loads of photos. Ink names at front, bit musty odour but no damp stains, else fine. Ontario high school yearbook. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 47657
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  • PARTHENON 1964-64

    Dundas, ON: Parkside High School, 1964. Card covers. pp (109), Loads of photos. Bit musty odour but no damp stains, else fine. Ontario high school yearbook.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 47656
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  • RYERSON, Egerton
    REPORT ON A SYSTEM OF PUBLIC ELEMENTARY INSTRUCTION OF UPPER CANADA

    Montreal: Lovell and Gibson, 1847. Second edition (first was in 1846). pp [2] xii, (3)-191, [3]. Original quarter roan and marbled boards. Spine has small chips at ends; most of spine surface abraded but now touched up to match; most of spine gilt lettering present; boards rubbed; in all, good externally, internally fine, tight in the binding. "Ryerson was appointed superintendent of schools for Upper Canada in 1844. Before entering upon his duties he traveled in Europe and America examining state educational systems. From his observations he repaired this report, a plan for a public school system in Upper Canada. In June, 1846, it became the basis of a reorganization of the provincial system, and is still the foundation of elementary education in this province." - TPL 2801.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 42297
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  • THE HELLO: the annual publication of the student body of the Brantford Collegiate Institute and Vocational School 1954

    Brantford, Ontario: Brantford Collegiate, 1954. Yellow, black and blue card covers with cloth spine. pp 134. Photos, ads. Small tear and soft crease at bottom of front cover, else a fine copy. The yearbook took its name from the fact that the telephone was invented in Brantford.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 45080
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  • DODDS, Ernest H.
    THE HISTORY OF EDUCATION IN DUFFERIN COUNTRY 1834-1983

    Grand Valley, Ontario: Star and Vidette Printing, 1983. Quarto, dark blue grained boards. pp (x), 166. Text in double columns, photos. Inscribed by the author in 1985. Soft vertical crease to rear free endpaper, else fine. Dust jacket has very lightly yellowed spine, else fine.Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 29308
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  • HOPKINS, R.A.
    THE LONG MARCH: History of the Ontario Public School Men Teachers' Association

    Toronto: Baxter, 1969. Second printing. Colour illustrated cloth. pp 392. Yellowing and small tan spots to page edges, else a VG+ copy.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45238
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  • COCHRANE, Jean
    THE ONE-ROOM SCHOOL IN CANADA

    Edition: First edition

    Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1981. pp 168, black boards. Many b&w photos. Bibliography. Fine in VG jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45061
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  • HOWE, Rhoda E., editor-in-chief
    VOX COLLEGII

    Whitby, ON: Ontario Ladies' College, 1931. Quarto, blue cloth gilt. pp (98). Photos, drawings, many local ads. Rubbing and soiling to covers, some colour loss to rear cover, ink owner inscription at front; externally only good, internally VG. Year Book for 1930-1931.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45724
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  • HOWE, Rhoda E., editor-in-chief
    VOX COLLEGII

    Whitby, ON: Ontario Ladies' College, 1925. Quarto, blue cloth gilt. pp 142. Photos, drawings, many local ads. Soiling to front cover; moderate wear to spine ends, damp stain to upper outer corner of rear cover with light ripples in that corner in text; pencil owner name at front; generally VG otherwise. Year Book for 1924-25.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45540
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