Documentary History of Education in Upper Canada from the Passing of the Constitutional Act of 1791 to the Close of the Reverend Doctor Ryerson's Administration of the Education Department in 1876. Volume XVIII (18) 1863-1865.

By: Hodgins, J. George.

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8vo - 24 x 16.5 cm.; vii - 327 pp. Blue textured cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board and decorative blind stampings on front and back boards. These volumes form an appendix to the annual report of the Minister of Education and were issued as such. Specific to this volume: "This volume of deals principally with two questions which attracted a good deal of attention and was largely discussed during the years 1863, 1864 and 1865. The more important one was the effort made by the University Commission to settle the University question on the broad and comprehensive basis, which they had outlined in their report to the government on the subject. In addition to the popular discussion of this question in the public press, the subject was taken up by the various churches and was somewhat exhaustively treated by the Presbyterian . . . The Methodist . . . The Church of England . . . The Free Presbyterian and the Congregational Churches . . . " - taken from the preface. This copy is faded on the board margins and spine, the corners are bumped and the first 20 or so pages have dog eared corners on the lower fore edges. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: Documentary History of Education in Upper Canada from the Passing of the Constitutional Act of 1791 to the Close of the Reverend Doctor Ryerson's Administration of the Education Department in 1876. Volume XVIII (18) 1863-1865.

Author Name: Hodgins, J. George.

Categories: Education - General,

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, L. K. Cameron: 1907

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 12892

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