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The Twenty Years' Record of the Yale Class of 1862
Bangor, ME: Press of John H. Bacon, 1884. 195 pages. A record of the graduates of the first Civil War class of Yale University, including future publisher Henry Holt. ISBN: 281AIB1020740.
First edition (first printing). An interesting copy, perhaps belonging to the editor. It is bound in black covers with a morocco label; the pages are interleaved with blank sheets, about a half dozen of which have updates pasted on; a number of pages also have handwritten corrections.Book ID: 92545More details Price: $75.00
Were You Ever a Child
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1921. 202 pages. This book is a collection of essays on education that were originally published in various issues of "The Liberator.". ISBN: 281AIB1047473.
Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper: "To Mrs. Piff - with the apologetic reminder that when I wrote it I hadn't ever been a parent - from Floyd 1927." Second edition, with a new preface. A very good copy in cloth with black lettering and ruling on cover and spine. Mild edge wear. No dust jacket.Book ID: 262047More details Price: $50.00
The Ideological Function of the University: A Pamphlet
[Berkeley?]: Academic Publishing, [n.d. but 1966?]. 20 pages; mimeographed on one side (rectos) only. A Marxist philosopher critiques Clark Kerr, who served as chancellor of UC Berkeley and then president of the UC system. While speculatively dated 1968 in OCLC (which records 7 copies), this may date from a few years earlier, before Kerr was fired by Gov. Ronald Reagan, in 1967. ISBN: B0007GMULE.
Near fine. Mimeographed sheets laid into goldenrod covers and stapled in the upper left corner.Book ID: 93634More details Price: $50.00
Policy, Pedagogy, and Social Inequality: Community College Student Realities in Post-Industrial America (Critical Studies in Education and Culture Series)
Westport, CT: Bergin and Garvey, 1998. 146 pages. ISBN: 9780897895934.
A fine copy, no dust jacket, probably as issued.Book ID: 3903More details Price: $43.75
Haverhill, Massachusetts: 1831. Benjamin Greenleaf was a graduate of Dartmouth College and a preceptor of Bradford Academy from 1814-36, when this receipt was written. He authored numerous books on mathematics. ISBN: 281AIB1049229.
One page, oblong, 8 x 4.75 inches, on laid paper: "Bradford Academy, Sept 17, 1831. John G. Ingerso. Benjamin Greenleaf Dr., for __ weeks tuition $5.55, incidentals 5, (total) $5.60. Received payment, Benjamin Greenleaf."Book ID: 264803
Cambridge: 1880. ISBN: 281AIB1049230.
One page, folded to create 4 sides, 8 x 5 inches when folded, on laid paper, written on recto, folded for mailing, Harvard University letterhead, dated 13 Sept., 1890, from North End Harbor, recommending a recent graduate for consideration for a job with Union Pacific railroad. With holograph addressed envelope with return address for Harvard University.Book ID: 264804
They're Not Dumb, They're Different: Stalking the Second Tier (Occasional Paper on Neglected Problems in Science Education)
(Tucson): Research Corporation, (1990). 94 pages. ISBN: 281AIB1043990.
First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback). Inscribed by the author to paleontologist and leading advocate for evolution, Stephen Jay Gould, and dated 10/12/92. Obtained from Gould's Harvard office library.Book ID: 223081
Educated: A Memoir
Random House, 2018. ISBN: 9780399590504.
NEWBook ID: 256317More details Price: $28.00
The Kindergarten: An Uplifting Social Influence in the Home and the District
New York: Printed by The De Vinne Press, 1903. 22 pages. Separate printing of an address delivered before the National Educational Association, Boston, July 10, 1903, and printed in the Kindergarten Review, September, 1903. Pamphlet also includes a poem, "The Child-Garden" by the author. Gilder was a founder and first president of the Kindergarten Association. He was also the editor of Scribner's Monthly, later, Century Magazine. ISBN: 281AIB1029758.
First edition thus. A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback), sewn.Book ID: 136007More details Price: $20.00
Laura Bridgman: Dr. Howe's Famous Pupil and What He Taught Her
Boston: Little Brown and Compnay, 1904. 394 pages. Bridgman was the first deaf-blind American to receive a significant education; she was taught by Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe at the Perkins Institution for the Blind. ISBN: B001U6HSTY.
First edition (first printing). Blue cloth with lettering darkened at the spine. A very good hardcover copy; no dust jacket. Spotting to page edges. Frontispiece with tissue guard.Book ID: 263024More details Price: $20.00
Teach Like a Champion Field Guide: A Practical Resource to Make the 49 Techniques Your Own
Jossey-Bass, 2012. ISBN: 9781118116821.
Very GoodBook ID: 120813More details Price: $16.00
The Third Teacher: 79 Ways You Can Use Design to Transform Teaching & Learning
New York: Abrams, 2010. 254 pages. 7-1/4 by 10 inches. ISBN: 9780810989986.
Later printing. A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback). Light edge wear.Book ID: 250058More details Price: $15.00
Distance Education: What Works Well
Binghampton, NY: Haworth Press, 2003. 135 pages. ISBN: 9780789022875.
A fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. Clean inside. No highlighting or underlining.Book ID: 19016More details Price: $15.00
The Mindful Education Workbook: Lessons for Teaching Mindfulness to Students
W. W. Norton & Company, 2016. ISBN: 9780393710465.
Very good in wrappers (paperback). Corners creased.Book ID: 266356More details Price: $12.50
The Plattsburgh Idea In Education 1889-1961
Plattsburgh College Bevolent and Educational Association, 1964. ISBN: 281AIB0000801.
Fine hardcover, probably not issued in a dust jacket.Book ID: 556
Family Matters: Why Homeschooling Makes Sense
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992. 245 pages. The author is a high school English teacher who has taught his own children at home. ISBN: 9780151930975.
Signed by the author on title page. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.Book ID: 85749
The Art of Teaching: Best Practices from a Master Educator
The Great Courses, 2010. ISBN: 9781598036435.
Very GoodBook ID: 226706
Spitwad Sutras: Classroom Teaching as Sublime Vocation
Praeger, 1993. ISBN: 9780897893794.
Very GoodBook ID: 210636
Grammar Matters: Lessons, Tips, & Conversations Using Mentor Texts, K-6
Stenhouse Publishers, 2014. ISBN: 9781571109910.
A fine copy in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 266351
Teaching Outside the Box: How to Grab Your Students By Their Brains
Jossey-Bass, 2011. ISBN: 9780470903742.
Very GoodBook ID: 157476More details Price: $9.98