Some Famous American Schools

By: Adams, Oscar Fay

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First Edition decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram AMS on cover - Amy M. Sacker). Red cloth boards with orange, blue and black decoration on cover, small blue and black decoration on spine. Tiny spots of wear to corners. Some pages have very faint water mark to top or bottom page edges. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece photo of St. Paul's School with tissue guard. Many full page photographic illustrations of schools throughout the book. Preface by the author. 341 pages. Descriptions and photographs of nine American preparatory schools, their history and scholastics.

Title: Some Famous American Schools

Author Name: Adams, Oscar Fay

Categories: Americana, Education, Decorated American Trade Binding,

Edition: First

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Company: 1903

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: no dust jacket

Seller ID: 027866

Keywords: American preparatory schools, private schools in America, Oscar Fay Adams, first edition, Decorated American Trade Binding, DATB, history of education in America, Americana, signed binding,