Choice Pages from Early American School Books

By: Johnson, Myron

Price: $8.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+


36 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Softcover booklet, olive-green laid covers, 36 unnumbered pages, 32 b/w illustrations, 30 b/w facsimile reproductions of pages from early American schoolbooks, 1780s to 1880s, with captions. English throughout except one page in German. ; Excerpts from primers, readers, alphabet books, number books, books of fables and moral tales, geographies, a book of elocution, etc, and one page from an old 1849 attendance log with names and dates. Many excerpts use old s that resembles an f. ; No marks or major defects but covers lightly sunned around edges, pages are starting to yellow from age. Scarce. ; Americana Review Series; Vol. 2

Title: Choice Pages from Early American School Books

Author Name: Johnson, Myron

Categories: Reference,

Publisher: Americana Review: 1960

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Item: 0.20 lbs

Seller ID: 21630

Keywords: Nostalgia ; Textbooks ; Elementary Education ; Children's Books ; Books & Printing ;,