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old public schools of England

John Rodgers

old public schools of England

by John Rodgers

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English


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Statementwith a foreword by Lord Burghley.
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Open LibraryOL17330016M

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THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS OF ENGLAND JOHN M URRAY WHEN Professor Stewart asked me to write an article for this special number, I agreed readily, being pleased and flattered to renew relations with the DALHOUSIE REVIEW.

If he had named a subject, I should be writing now with more confidence. The old examinee habit lingers on in its victims. This little book is intended to lead up to the High School History, just as the High School History leads up to Green’s Short History of the English language has been made as simple as possible, especially in the earlier portion of the work, so that no needless obstacle may be placed in the path of the young child’s progress.

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