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Emile for Today: The Emile of Jean Jacques Rousseau - Selected, Translated & Interpreted by William Boyd

Heinemann, 1968, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with several small nicks and chips. Leans slightly. Edges of the text block lightly tanned.

Later Reprint. [First: 1956] From the cover: “Jean Jacques Rousseau’s Emile has probably had more influence on educational thought than any other single book. Boyd’s new translation of the text, is abridged it by cutting out the long discursive passages. He added a commentary which presents and interprets the vital part ofa classic so as to enable us to look afresh at our gigantic educational problem today.”


Size: 7½" x 5". Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. In the Heinemann Books on Education series. 198 pages.
£6.50

This one has already found a new owner.