Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Education and the Good Life (Series Bonibooks)

New York: Albert & Charles Boni, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. VI, 7-319, [1]pp. Original illustrated wrappers over green cloth, with silver lettering and borders on front cover and spine, and printer's device in silver on front cover. Top edge red. Printer's device on title page. There must be in the world many parents who, like the present author, have young children whom they are anxious to educate as well as possible, but reluctant to expose to the evils of most existing educational institutions. Thus from love for our own children we are driven, step by step, into the wider sphere of politics and philosophy. Contents: Postulates of Modern Educational Theory; Aims of Education; Education of Character; Fear; Play and Fancy; Constructiveness; Selfishness and Property; Truthfulness; Punishment; Importance of Other Children; Affection and Sympathy; Sex Education; Nursery School; Intellectual Education; School Curriculum Before Fourteen; Last School Years; Day Schools and Boarding Schools; The University. Age wear on wrappers with spine and edges sunned, and tiny chipping along edges. Price clipped. Wrappers in overall fair to good-, binding and interior in very good condition. vg. Item #29150

Price: $65.00

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