Education: the Book Collection of John and Monica Lawson

1 Apr 2008, starting at 10:30 BST.

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SHAW (WILLIAM, founder of Wesleyville, South Africa) Autograph letter signed ("W. Shaw")

SCOTLAND Pleas for Education; Being Addresses Delivered to the Pupils of Apprentice Schools of Edinburgh

SCOTLAND LESLIE (A.) Strictures on Party Spirit; Or, An APology for Occasional Hearing, Sabbath Evening Schools, and Missionary Societies

SCOTLAND CHALMERS (THOMAS) Considerations on the System of Parochial Schools in Scotland, and on the Advantage of Establishing them in Large Towns

SCHOOLMASTER The Schoolmaster, a Weekly Essay: the Object of Which is to Point Out the Errors and Defects of the Present Systems of Education and Modes of Managing Children, and to Propose Better, 2 vol. in one (comprising 52 issues)

SAINTE-MARTHE (SCÉVOLE DE) Pædotrophia; or, the Art of Nursing and Rearing Children. A Poem, in Three Books. Translated from the Latin of Scevole de St. Marthe. With Medical and Historical Notes; with the Life of the Author ... By H. W. Tytler, M.D.

SAINT LO (GEORGE) England’s Safety: or, A Bridle to the French King. Proposing a sure method for encouraging navigation, and raising qualified seamen for the well manning Their Majesties Fleet on any occasion, in a months time, without impressing; and a competent provision for all such as shall be wounded in service against the enemy, either in their Majesties Ships of War, Privatiers, or Merchant-men, to encourage the better defending them. Also an in-sight into the advantages may be made by th

SADLER (JOHN) Olbia. The New Iland Lately Discovered. With its Religion and Rites of Worship; Laws, Customs, and Government; Characters and Language; with Education of their Children in their Sciences, Arts and Manufactures... By a Christian Pilgrim, Driven by Tempest from Civita Vecchia, or some other Parts about Rome; through the Straits, into the Atlantick Ocean... First Part (all published)

RUSSIAN MEDAL LEBERECHT (CARL) Commemorative medal of Ivan Ivanovitch Betzkoi produced to commemorate the erection of the Foundling Hospital in Moscow

RUSSIAN BETZKOI (IVAN IVANOVICH) Les plans et les statuts des différents etablissements ordonnés par sa majesté impériale Catherine II. Pour l'education de la jeunnesse, & l'utilité générale de son empire, 2 vol. in one

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