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Auction Date
11/25/2020 - 11/25/2020
Page Size: 303 items in 13 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Neef (Joseph)

Sketch of a plan and method of education, founded on an analysis of the human faculties, and natural reason, suitable for the offspring of a free people and for all rational beings,

Philadelphia1808GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
2Walpole (Joseph K. )

Recollections and historical notices of Cambridge; preceded by a brief outline of schools and universities, and the fortunes of literature and science from the earliest ages,

Sydney, 1847GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 50.00
3Bentley (Joseph)

State of education, crime, etc., etc.; and proposed national training schools for all England and Wales: or, education as it is; ought to be; and might be,

1842GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 106.25
4Moon (William)

Light for the blind: a history of the origin and success of Moon's system of reading (embossed in various languages)

1873GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 325.00
5Carey (John)

Sketch of a plan for the reformation of the grammar-schools of Dublin, humbly submitted to the consideration of the Right Hon. and Hon. the Lords & Commons of Ireland,

Dublin1787GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 450.00
6Edgeworth (Maria)

and Richard Lovell. Practical Education

1798GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 212.50
7Bernard (Sir Thomas)

The New School; being an attempt to illustrate its principles, detail, and advantages,

1809GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 687.50
8Byron (Anne Isabella Milbanke, Baroness, attributed to)

What de Fellenberg has done for education,

1839GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 275.00
9Felltham (Owen)

Resolves: divine, moral, political, twelfth edition, initial f. 'The face of the book, unmask'd'

1709; and another, on John Colet (lacking portrait), 8vo (2) sold not subject to return. GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 68.75
10Fletcher (Joseph)

Education national, voluntary, and free,

1851GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 475.00
11Helvetius (Claude Adrien)

De l'Homme, de ses Facultes Intellectuelles et de son Éducation,

London The Hague, 1773; and a 3 vol. first edition of Grivel's theory of education, ParisGBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 325.00
12Laborde (Comte Alexandre de).

Plan d'éducation pour les enfans pauvres, d'après les deux méthodes combinées du Docteur Bell et de M. Lancaster

1815GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 150.00
13Frederick II, King of Prussia.

A letter upon education. Translated from the French of a royal author,

1777GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 325.00
14Whewell (Rev. William)

On the principles of English University Education,

1837GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
15Kames (Henry Homes, Lord)

Loose Hints upon Education, Chiefly Concerning the Culture of the Heart,

Edinburgh1782GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
16Bainbrigge (William Henry)

Early education: being the substance of four lectures delivered in the public hall of the Collegiate Institution, Liverpool.

1854GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 400.00
17Lancaster (Joseph)

Improvements in education as it respects the industrious classes of the community; containing, among other important particulars, an account of the Institution for the Education of One Thousand Poor Children, Borough Road, Southwark,

1806GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 212.50
18Mills (Henry)

An essay on generosity and greatness of spirit. The builders of colleges, hospitals and schools, prais'd and commended...with A particular View to Archbp Whitgift's Foundation, in Croydon Surry,

1732GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 400.00
19Morrice (David)

The art of teaching, or communicating instruction, examined, methodized, and facilitated; as well as applied to all the branches of scholastic education,

1801GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 225.00
20Jebb (Rev. John)

Remarks upon the present mode of education in the University of Cambridge: to which is added, a proposal for its improvement,

Cambridge1773GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 162.50
21Parsons (John Weddell)

Essays on education, or principles of intellectual improvement consistent with the frame and nature of man,

1794GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 275.00
22Mayo (Rev. Charles)

Memoir of Pestalozzi; being the substance of a lecture delivered at the Royal Institution, Albermarle-Street, May

1828GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 200.00
23Bowles (John)

A letter addressed to Samuel Whitbread, esq. M.P. in consequence of the unqualified approbation expressed by him, in the House of Commons, of Mr. Lancaster's System of education,

1808GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 81.25
24Trollope (Rev. William)

A History of the Royal Foundation of Christ's Hospital with an account of the plan of education, the internal economy...and memoirs of eminent blues

1834GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 275.00
25Robinson (Robert)

Christianity a system of humanity. A sermon in behalf of the Protestant dissenting charity-school, At Horsly-Down, Southwark, for the educating and clothing of fifty poor boys, preached at Salter's Hall, London, On Wednesday, March 3d

Cambridge1779GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 81.25
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    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> <i>James Bond Does It Everywhere in “Thunderball!”</i> designer unknown, 1965. $1,500 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Palace Hotel, St. Moritz,</i> 1920. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>“Contour” Arrow Form-Fit Collars,</i> 1917. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Ski at Lake Placid,</i> 1938. $2,500 to $3,500.
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