Category: History - Schools & Colleges

Sort

Showing 1-17 of 17

Image for The Christ's Hospital Book 1553 - 1953

The Christ's Hospital Book 1553 - 1953

By: Blunden, Edmund / Bennett, Eric / Carter, Philip Youngman / Morpurgo, JE (Foreword By HRH The Duke of Gloucester)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton (published for a Committee of Old Blues): 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018884

Condition: Very Good


xxxiii + 426pp, index, bibliography, 53 illustrations. Blue bevelled boards, silver titling to spine and decoration to front boards, slight foxing to page edges otherwise a VG clean tight copy in (slight browning to spine, price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books

The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books

By: Carey, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022642

ISBN: 0571310923

Condition: Very Good


xii + 361pp, index. Grey boards, VG in dustwrapper. Flat signed by the author to title page, 'signed by the author' label to dustwrapper. 3rd impression. View more info

Image for With Gun and Gown: The Autobiography of a Soldier and Scholar

With Gun and Gown: The Autobiography of a Soldier and Scholar

By: Friskney, Norman

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cirencester, Memoirs Publishing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019987

ISBN: 1861510098

Condition: Very Good


191pp, 7pp illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Trinity: A School with a Past

Trinity: A School with a Past

By: Grammer, D (Compiler) / Barling, Joe (Editor)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Don Grammar: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015431

ISBN: 0953691101

Condition: Very Good


240pp, illustrated. Gilt on blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. A history of Trinity School, Wood Green which in the 1930s, was the largest school in Middlesex. View more info

Image for St. Edmund Hall: Almost Seven Hundred Years

St. Edmund Hall: Almost Seven Hundred Years

By: Kelly, J.N.D.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019731

ISBN: 019951559X

Condition: Very Good


x + 155pp, index, 15 illustrations plus frontispiece. Black boards, a VG clean tight copy in (slightest spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for A School in the Forties: Weston-super-Mare Grammar Schools 1940-1949

A School in the Forties: Weston-super-Mare Grammar Schools 1940-1949

By: Kingsmill, Alec

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Nottingham, Karanfil Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015445

ISBN: 0955061105

Condition: Very Good


89pp, 2 appendices, illustrated. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. Includes a signed note from the author. Scarce. View more info

Image for A History of the University of Oxford. 3 Volume Set. Volume I The Mediaeval University and the Colleges Founded in the Middle Ages; Volume II The Sixteenth & Seventeenth Centuries; Volume III Modern Oxford

A History of the University of Oxford. 3 Volume Set. Volume I The Mediaeval University and the Colleges Founded in the Middle Ages; Volume II The Sixteenth & Seventeenth Centuries; Volume III Modern Oxford

By: Mallet, Charles Edward

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Inc: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021665

Condition: Very Good


3 volume set. Volume I: xxiii + 448pp, 24 plans and illustrations. Volume II: xv + 502pp, index, 23 plans and illustrations. Volume III: xxii + 530pp, index, 20 illustrations. Blue cloth boards, general light bumping/rubbing, a few marks to volume II, light ageing to contents, overall a VG set. No dustwrappers. Heavy books, approx 3.5kg, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for The Oxford Tutorial: 'Thanks, you Taught me How to Think'

The Oxford Tutorial: 'Thanks, you Taught me How to Think'

By: Palfreyman, David (Editor) / With contributions from James Clark, Richard Dawkins, Robin Lane Fox, Richard Mash, Peter Mirfield, Roger Pearson, Penny Probert, Alan Ryan, Suzanne Shale, Andrew Smith and Emma Smith.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, OxCHEPS: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019708

ISBN: 0950651079

Condition: Very Good


117pp. With contributions from James Clark, Richard Dawkins, Robin Lane Fox, Richard Mash, Peter Mirfield, Roger Pearson, Penny Probert, Alan Ryan, Suzanne Shale, Andrew Smith and Emma Smith. Laminated boards, small label glue mark to front otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Henwick Grove School: A History of the Early Years

Henwick Grove School: A History of the Early Years

By: Platts, FN

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Worcester, FN Platts: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020712

Condition: Very Good


81pp, 4pp black and white photographs. Large softback, light ageing and reading wear, overall a VG copy. Brief history of the school in St John's Worcester, which later merged with Comer Park to become Oldbury Park School. View more info

Image for Our Little Treasure: Memoirs of a Supply Teacher

Our Little Treasure: Memoirs of a Supply Teacher

By: Randall, Isobel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Worcester, Pandi Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021001

ISBN: 0956305806

Condition: Very Good


313pp, illustrations. Softback, slight reading creases to covers, a VG copy. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. Reminiscences of a supply teacher based mainly in Worcestershire. View more info

Image for Cardinal 1942: Published By the Student Body of Santa Cruz High School (California)

Cardinal 1942: Published By the Student Body of Santa Cruz High School (California)

By: Rodgers, Shirley (Editor-in-Chief)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Santa Cruz High School: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019650

Condition: Very Good


95pp, black and white photographs throughout plus 5pp adverts at rear. Photographic record of the High School, arranged by Classes, Organizations and Activities, SCHS for Defense, Boys' Sports, Girls' Sports, Features. Buff linen cloth boards, red design to front, general light ageing, a few marks, overall a VG copy of a scarce publication. Useful source for genealogists. View more info

Image for A History of Felsted School with Some Account of the Founder and His Descendants

A History of Felsted School with Some Account of the Founder and His Descendants

By: Sargeaunt, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chelmsford, Edmund Durrant & Co: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022689

Condition: Good


viii + 129pp +6 2pp adverts., index, folding family tree, 3 plates. Grey boards, school crest to front, a few rubs/bumps, foxing to contents, mainly to endpapers, title page and tissue-guard to frontispiece. Pencilled owner's details to front endpaper, overall a Good copy, no dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Oxford School of Geography 1899 - 1999 (Research Papers No. 55)

The Oxford School of Geography 1899 - 1999 (Research Papers No. 55)

By: Scargill, Ian

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, The School of Geography, Oxford University: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018674

Condition: Very Good


46pp, references, illustrated. Large softback, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for High Days and Holy Days: A History of St Paul's School for Girls

High Days and Holy Days: A History of St Paul's School for Girls

By: Simpson, Jean

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Studley, Brewin Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021123

ISBN: 1858584256

Condition: Very Good


viii + 128pp, index, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Produced for the centenary of the Catholic school in Edgbaston, Birmingham. View more info

Image for A Century of Summer Fields: An Anthology 1864-1964. A Collection of Tributes, Reminiscences and Other Items By Old Boys, Masters, Friends and Critics of a Preparatory School Near Oxford Which Completes Its First Hundred Years in the Summer of 1964

A Century of Summer Fields: An Anthology 1864-1964. A Collection of Tributes, Reminiscences and Other Items By Old Boys, Masters, Friends and Critics of a Preparatory School Near Oxford Which Completes Its First Hundred Years in the Summer of 1964

By: Usborne, Richard (Editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017966

Condition: Good+


332pp, illustrated endpapers, illustrations. Brown boards, some foxing mainly to page edges, overall a Good+ copy in (small chip to spine base, closed edge tear, sunning to spine) dustwrapper. Old Boys include Harold Macmillan and Lord Wavell. View more info

Image for The Barrian: A Brief History of Barry Boys' School 1893 - 1993

The Barrian: A Brief History of Barry Boys' School 1893 - 1993

By: Vincent, Alan (Compiled and Edited by)

Price: £17.00

Publisher: South Glamorgan, Alan Vincent: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019276

ISBN: 0952225107

Condition: Very Good


220pp, vintage advertisements to pastedowns/endpapers, illustrations throughout, some in colour. Laminated pictorial boards, slight colour fading to spine, overall a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for To-Day: Stories, Biographies, Addresses Given in School Chapel

To-Day: Stories, Biographies, Addresses Given in School Chapel

By: Whitehouse, J Howard (Warden of Bembridge School)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, CUP: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019373

Condition: Good


71pp, 10 illustrations. Tan spine over blue boards, crest and titling to front, label to spine, browning to edges, small surface loss to one corner of spine, otherwise light wear. Some edges roughcut, some foxing, overall a Good copy of a scarce title, no dustwrapper. View more info