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BARROW, Rev. William.

AN ESSAY ON EDUCATION; in which are particularly considered the merits and defects of the discipline and instruction in our academies. The second edition, corrected and enlarged. In two volumes. 1804.
Author BARROW, Rev. William.
Title AN ESSAY ON EDUCATION; in which are particularly considered the merits and defects of the discipline and instruction in our academies. The second edition, corrected and enlarged. In two volumes.
Published London. F. and C. Rivington. 1804.
Stock Code 13911
Description Vol. I: xxiv, 342, [1 ad] pages. Vol. II: iv, 412 pages. Recent quarter calf over marbled boards with vellum tips. 12mo. 178 x 110 mm. A very good set. Corporal punishment, religious instruction, early education, the desirability of teaching the classics, and the merits of public schools as opposed to domestic education are addressed. There are additional chapters in this edition. First published in 1802.
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