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 XXVII (27) 1875-1876.

By: Hodgins, J. George.

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8vo - 24 x 16.5 cm.; x - 282 pp. Red 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: "The most notable event recorded in this volume is the retirement of the Reverend Doctor Ryerson, who had so successfully originated the present school system of Upper Canada, now Ontario, and who had so ably administered it during the long period of thirty-two years . . . . Another event . . . Was the appointment of the Honourable Adam Crooks . . . As the first Minister of Eductaion for the Province of Ontario. " - taken from the preface. This copy has a faded spine with some soiling/staining to the tops of both front and back boards. 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 XXVII (27) 1875-1876.

Author Name: Hodgins, J. George.

Categories: Education - General,

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, L. K. Cameron: 1908

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 12899

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