Urbana IL: University of Illinois, (1988). First printing. 8vo, pp. x, 332. Appendices, glossary, index. Gray cloth. Edges spotted, o/w a nice copy in slightly soiled dj. The Sisters were educators and health care specialists.
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Lewiston NY: Edwin Mellen Press, (1989). 8vo, pp. 612. Notes, index. Paper wraps. [Studies in German thought and history, Vol. 9.) Edges somewhat spotted, cover little faded, o/w a VG tight copy.
NY: Orion, 1970. First printing. 8vo, pp. 186. Translated from the French by Derek Coltman. Owner's stamp on flyleaf, o/w a nice copy in little scuffed and chipped dj.
NY: Orion, 1970. First printing. 8vo, pp. 186. Index. Translated from the French by Derek Coltman. Cover slightly spotted, o/w a VG tight copy in somewhat scuffed dj.
Paris: chez Christophe Remy, 1690. Second edition. 16mo, [xvi], (220), [iv]. Bound in contemporary calf, spine gilt. (Hinges and extremities show some wear), a very good tight clean copy. Rare, this is not in OCLC which lists only the University of Montreal copy of the first edition of 112 pages...
Hartford: Hudson and Goodwin for Oliver D and I Cooke, 1799. First US Edition. 8vo, pp. xxiv, 211. Bound in contemporary calf, lacking the front endpaper. Not in Heltzel nor Aresty. Evans 36117. Dedicated to the superiors of female seminaries, this draws from historical examples of `great ladies' to illustrate...
Boston MA: Polymorph Films, Inc., n.d. Small 4to, pp. (6). Paper. Illustrated. Describes 8 films for rent or purchase. About as new. Films on childbirth, breastfeeding, day care, education, male-female roles, environment, black life.
Bradford, MA: Bradford Academy Alumnae Association, 1930. One of 1000 copies. 8vo, pp. xvi, 368. Bibliography, index. Illustrated wtih photographs, drawings. Author's presentation on flyleaf. Blue cloth. Cover little scuffed and faded, some light pencil markings throughout, o/w a VG tight copy. A history of the school, located near Andover...
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1894. Third edn. Large 8vo, pp. 375. Illustrated with 267 drawings and diagrams. Includes an appendix and an index to the nomenclature. Pocket at rear contains a chart, "Synopsis of the theory of the Swedish educational gymnastics of Pehr Henrik Ling, elaborated by Baron Nils Posse."...
NY: Harper, 1858. 8vo, pp 552 Illustrated with engraved plates Bound in contemporary half-calf. Ex-library copy with bookplates on the front endpaper and an embossed stamp on the title-pages A very good copy. The first part is entitled: The School Its Objects, Relations, and Uses With a sketch of the...
London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, (1857?). 12mo, 2 volumes: pp. 192,195. With 192 plates, printed in colours. Paper repair on the verso of the title page and contents of vol. 2. Bookplates, name on end papers. Bound in rubbed and some worn leather backed cloth with leather label. Leaves...
Saint Paul: Graywolf, (1995). First printing. 8vo, pp. xiv, 197. Fine in very slightly scratched dj. An account of the contemporary debate surrounding the teaching of English literature. The author was a professor at Amherst College at the time of writing.
[Amherst: The Associate Alumni Massachusetts State College, 1933. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 245. Bound in publisher's cloth in torn illustrated dj. Map end papers. Illustrated. At history of Umass, Amherst.
NY: Trident, 1966. 8vo, pp. 254. [The credo series.] A nice copy in little scuffed and chipped dj.
NY: Horizon, (1964). First American edn. 8vo, pp. 406. Includes a select bibliography. Foreword by Allen Tate. VG. Several poems, plus literary, art, and social critiques, and three articles on education.
NY: Fowlers and Wells, 1848. Stereotype edition. 8vo, pp [i]-vi,-192. Numerous illustrations. Rebound in yellow cloth with small leather spine label. Bookplate on flyleaf, a little foxing throughout, a few light marks in margins, but a nice tight copy. This is a later edition of A Plea for Women.
NY: Random House, (1964). First American edn. Horizontal 8vo, pp. 216. Illustrated with photographs and children's artwork. Small stains on front flyleaf, some pages little rippled at bottom edge, o/w a VG tight copy. Arts, crafts, drama and writing in a small New Zealand school.
NY: Putnam's, 1922. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 53. Paper wraps. VG. Bascom taught rhetoric and elocution, and later, political science, at Williams College. He also served as president of the University of Wisconsin.
Washington DC: George Washington U., c.1971. Twenty-eight mimeographed sheets, plus six of footnotes. 8-1/2x11. "To be published in Constantine S. Rothschild, editor, Sociology & Women. Boston: Ginn-Blaisdell." Print slightly faded in places, but perfectly readable. Stapled at top left (last sheet loose). VG.
Macon GA: Mercer University, 2000. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 287. Bibliography, index. Illustrated with photographs. Maroon cloth. About as new in dj. A study of the lives of women associated with the Women's Missionary Union Training School in Louisville KY.
Berkeley, CA: University of California, 1948. First Edition. Small 4to, pp. 201. Illustrated in monochrome, color frontis. Foreword by John Dewey. Cover little scuffed and soiled, o/w a VG tight copy.
Holland MA: Folksong in the Classroom, (2003). Third edition revised. 4to, pp. xii, 318. Index, order form. Spiral bound, paper covers. Copy of the newsletter, "Folksong in the Classroom, Spring 1990", laid in. Cover and edges very slightly soiled, o/w a VG copy. Commentary and musical lnotation for each song.
NY: Anson D. F. Randolph, (1870). 8vo, pp. 340. Appendix. Dark olive cloth, stamped in gilt. Cover little worn, interior VG. Hopkins taught sciences at Williams College. The text includes journal entries, letters and sermons, as well as connecting narrative.
NY: Anson D. F. Randolph, (1870). First Edition. 8vo, pp. 340. Dark olive cloth, stamped in gilt. Cover little stained and worn, a little foxing throughout, o/w a VG tight copy. Hopkins taught at Williams College, and served as pastor in two churches in the area. Much of this biography...
Brooklyn NY: Carlson, 1991. First Edition. 8vo, pp. xiv. Notes, bibliography, index. Preface by Martin Marty. [Chicago studies in the history of American religion.] Orange cloth. Top edges slightly spotted, o/w a nice copy.