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Seeing Our World


Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press, 1955

Edition: First Edition

Canadian Elementary school text focusing on geography. Internded for Grade 3. 152pp, profusely illstrated with b&w illus. in margins, endpaper maps. School stamps on front endpaper otherwise unmarked. Bright cloth covers with front panel illustration. Minor wear to cloth at extremities and a little soiling. Interior is bright and white with a sound binding. View more info

Floating Schools and Frozen Inkwells, The One-Room Schools of British Columbia

By: ADAMS, Joan and THOMAS, Becky

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, Harbour Publishing, 1985

Edition: First Edition

Recollections of students and teachers at small, rural schools in the pioneer days of British Columbia. 151pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Small gift inscription on front endpaper. Very minor wear to cloth at tips. Dustjacket is unclipped with very minor edge wear. Weight, 750g. View more info

America Today and Yesterday

By: AKER, Homer Ferris with HILTON, Eugene & AKER, Vanza Nielsen

Price: $16.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harr Wagner Publishing, 1937

Edition: Revised Second Edition

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author

American history textbook for lower grades. Presentation copy from one of the authors [Hilton]. 586pp, illustrated. A superior copy - very bright and fresh with a sound binding. Boards are very bright, illustration is similarly bright and there is no appreciable wear to cloth. View more info

University of Alaska Graduates, 1923-1937

By: ALASKA, University of

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A., University of Alaska, 1937

Edition: First Edition

List of Graduates from the University of Alaska from 1923 to 1937. Founded as an educational institution in 1922, the University of Alaska came fully into being in 1945. 12pp. Clean copy. Ink note by owner and graduate to front wrapper, otherwise unmarked. Weight, View more info

Elementary Composition: For Public School Grades


Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Educational Book Co., 1912

Edition: First Edition

School manual covering 'work in Composition from the earliest period at which it may be profitably introduced, up to the time when the pupil has completed at least the earlier years of his High School course'. 220pp, illustrated with b&w photographic plates. Interior is clean and unmarked with the exception of a pupil's name and address to the ffep. Tight, square binding. Only very minor wear to the buff cloth. Only minor defects showing. Weight, 404g. View more info

The Praecursor, 1962: Universioty Hill Secondary School, Vancouver

By: ANDERSON, Bill - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, University Hill Secondary School, 1962

Edition: 1962 Annual

University Hill Secondary School Annual for 1962. The school is located near the University of British Columbia. Includes the 8pp photo supplement [laid-in]. 80pp, photo illustrated, advertising, illustrated endpapers. Several autographs/handwritten comments. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. No wear to the cloth. Weight, 585g. View more info

Spick and Span

By: ANDRESS, J. Mace - et al

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Co., 1949

Edition: Revised Edition of 1939/1945

Elementary school reader. First published in 1939. This revised edition is 1949. OCLC Number: 14523381. vii, 151 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. Series Title:' Safe and healthy living'. Illustrations by Margaret C. Hoopes, Florence J. Hoopes and Kay Draper. A lightly marked school copy. No external marks. Inked-out name to the inside of both the front and rear boards. Small schhol stamp to the top margin of the title page. Very clean interior. Tight, square binding. Minor surface wea... View more info

Metis Outpost: Memoirs of the First Schoolmaster at the Metis Settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

By: ANDREWS, Gerry S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, G.S. Andrews, 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Dedicated Author's Inscription & Signature

Besides an account of Gerry Andrews experiences as a teacher, the work contains numerous appendices including: the John Bennett tragedy, Archival material, Cree commentary and vocabulary and Geographics. Dedicated presentation inscription in the hand of the author to the title page. x, 340 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.Bright, fresh iunmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Glossy, bright wrappers. 'As new'. Weight, 1.051kg. View more info

Citizenship in British Columbia

By: ANGUS, H. F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, King's Printer, 1926

Edition: First Edition

Scarce school text 'Authorized for Use in the Schools of British Columbia'. Includes the very scarce, 4pp supplement on the Imperial Conference of 1926 [laid-in]. 278pp, index [18pp]. Original owner's signature and address to ffep, and a single page of ink notes at back of book. Clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Sturdy tan cloth shows virtually no wear. Well above-average copy. Weight, 410g, View more info

Royal Oak Junior Secondary School Annual for 1971-72


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, ROJS, 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Many Staff and Students

School Annual for 1971-2 from Royal Oak Junior Secondary, Victoria, B. C. Unpaginated [80pp], illustrated. Signed by numerous students and staff. Otherwise, a clean, tight copy. Weight, 206g. View more info

Senior Memoirs


Price: $18.75

Publisher: Portland, Senior Class, U. S. Grant High School, 1932

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Many Students

Semi-annual publication of the Senior Class of U. S. Grant High Schools, Portland, Oregon. June 1932. George Washington Bicentennial Issue. Signed by a large number of the students and faculty. Unpaginated. Photo illustrated. Bright, clean interior with a sound binding. Wraps have 'pseudo-suede' nap that is worn in places. Weight, 270g. View more info

Clifton at Bude and Butcombe: The Story of a School in Evacuation


Price: $9.00

Publisher: Bristol, J. W. Arrowsmith, 1945

Edition: First Edition

An account of the evacuation of Clifton School in Bristol, to Devon, during the Second World War. 76pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy. Tight, square binding. Gift inscription to ffep otherwise unmarked. Slight wear to royal blue cloth at tips, otherwise bright and clean. Weight, 210g. View more info

Arkell School, S. S. No. 1, Puslinch Township, 1862-1962


Price: $17.50

Publisher: Arkell, ON, Book Committee, 1962

Edition: First Edition

Centennial history of the old Arkell School, Puslinch Township, Wellington County, Ontario. [12pp], sketch of School to front wrapper. Clean and sound. Weight, 40g. View more info

The school music review : a monthly periodical devoted to the interest of music in Schools; May 15, 1926


Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Novello and Co., 1926

Edition: No 408

Single issue of a British periodical dedicated to Music Education in Schools. This is a special Mozart Number. pp393-428, musical notation. Clean copy. Unmarked except for the odd small school stamp here and there. Sound sewn binding. Weight, 71g. View more info

The school music review : a monthly periodical devoted to the interest of music in Schools; February 15, 1927


Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Novello and Co., 1927

Edition: No 417

Single issue of a British periodical dedicated to Music Education in Schools. This is a special Tchaikovsky Number. pp289-324, musical notation. Clean copy. Unmarked except for the odd small school stamp here and there. Sound sewn binding. Weight, 71g. View more info