Category: Education


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Dedication of the Nathaniel Hawthorne Memorial 1804-1864 at Salem, Massachusetts

By: White, Alden Perley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Salem, Mass, Newcomb & Gauss: 1926

Seller ID: 14219

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

35 pages (unopened); illustration; brown paper wrapper (6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inch). Contains Judge Alden White's introductory essay; Presentation of the Memorial by Harlan P. Kelsey; and acceptance of Memorial by the Mayor George J. Bates. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Elements of Pedagogy; A Manual for Teachers, Normal Schools, Normal Institutes, Teachers' Reading Circles, and all Persons Interested in School Education

By: White, Emerson E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co.:

Seller ID: 2847

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Illustrated cloth. Small stains to front and back end papers. Red ink notation on front end paper. Offsetting to pages ii and iii. Contents include: Elements of Psychology (The Human Soul, The Sensibility, The Intellect, etc.); Principles of Teaching; Methods of Teaching (1886). (Instruction, Drill, Testing, Oral Teaching and Book Study, Written Examinations, etc.); Methods of Teaching Special Branches (Reading, Language, English Grammar, Geography, Arithmetic, etc.); Mo... View more info

Autograph Letter Signed

By: White, Emerson E.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: 1882

Seller ID: 8916

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Dated October 28, 1882. 10 1/2 x 8 inch autograph letter, signed, with a Purdue University Letterhead across the top. Addressed to Edwin T. Freedley. In the letter White agrees to be in the biographical dictionary proposed by Freedley, though he declines to write the entry himself. Emerson White (1829-1902) was an influential educator and author in the Ohio and Indiana area during the latter part of the 19th century. View more info

The Socialized Recitation.

By: Whitney, William T.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, New York, The A.S. Barnes Company: 1915

Seller ID: 11275

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

x, 100 pages; illustrations, ad in the back; bound in green cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf "R. Watrous July 16, 1919". Manual for teaching methods using socialized recitation version where the student participates in the lesson with actual lessons as illustrations of method. Part of the reform movement to teach students to think, not just recite the facts. Very good clean copy. View more info

Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, England, 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14483

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

12 pages; drawings; paper wrapper (4 3/8 x 5 3/4 inch), some soiling to the cover, minor tears along the spine and missing chips to the back cover along the edges. Head-piece and tail-piece by Aubrey Beardsley. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) was an Irish writer and poet who became a leading critic of English literature and society. 'Phrases and Philosophies', a collection by Wilde of aphorisms was first published in the CHAMELEON (December 1894) and later printed separately in ... View more info

Autograph Note Signed

By: Willard, George A.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Warwick, Rhode Island, 1849

Seller ID: 11780

Condition: Collectible-Fine

One page letter (7 3/4 x 10 inch), of a two part document. A. H. Bardwell of Oxford writes Pastor George A. Willard, recommending a 'Mr White (Dr. Jacob Butler White, 1824-1869)' for a teaching position. At the bottom of the letter, Pastor Willard (b.1810) adds a note that he has confidence in Mr. Bardwell's recommendation. Pastor Willard was active in Warwick area churches from the 1840s to the 1860s. Some tears on the page not effecting the text. View more info