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Schoolmaster's Harvest — Some Findings of Fifty Years 1894-1944 - J. H. Simpson

Faber & Faber, 1954, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with tape repaired tears to the tail of the spine and bottom corner of the upper panel. Price Clipped. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Leading edges of the blanks spotted. Text complete, clean and tight.

From the cover: “This book is more than the reminiscences of a schoolmaster who has had an unusually varied experience of education as a master at several public schools, an inspector, a headmaster and a principal of a training college for teachers. Mr. Simpson describes critically the life of a number of places of residential education: a preparatory school of the eighteen-nineties, one of the greatest public schools at two points in its history, a small public school under an original and reforming headmaster, an experimental school of which he himself was headmaster, and a training college between two World Wars.
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 217

£8.50 (Now Sold)