Hints to Common School Teachers Parents Pupils 1858 Hiram Orcutt education bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Americana, School Books, Classroom Memoirs, Hiram Orcutt, 19th Century Learning).
Gleanings from School-Life Experience: Or Hints to Common School Teachers, Parents, and Pupils, by Hiram Orcutt.
Published 1858, Rutland by George A. Tuttle & Co.
72 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine and cover decorations, embossed pictorial (architectural) cover decoration. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents clean, largely free of age spotting.
The seven chapters are as follows: 1. Importance of the Teacher's Work. 2. His Necessary Qualifications. 3. School Management. 4. School Discipline. 5. School Instruction. 6. Concluding Remarks to Teachers. 7. Our "Common Schools,"-To Parents and Pupils.
Book remains remarkably well preserved and attractive on the shelf. Gilt is bright with a fine age patina. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 1/8" H x 4" W.