Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 
Author Name:    (Harvard University). Gray, Francis Calley

Title:   MR. GRAY'S LETTER TO GOVERNOR LINCOLN IN RELATION TO HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Book Condition:   Good

Publisher:    Boston: Hale's Steam-Power-Press, 1831. 1831.

Seller ID:   16939

Boston: Hale's Steam-Power-Press, 1831.. 1831.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The wraps are bumped & lightly chipped with their edges darkened. There are creases to the bottom corners with creasing to the front edge of the rear wrap & a number of small stains to the front wrap. The spine is chipped & the rear wrap is partially detached. 48 pages. The bottom page corners are creased & some are soiled. The top page corners are lightly bumped. There are small stains to the top edge of the title with very light foxing to a few pages. Good.

First edition.

Writing to Levi Lincoln, Governor of Massachusetts, Gray defends Harvard against the criticisms of its detractors. Among other complaints, critics decry the usefulness of teaching Greek and Latin and maintain that there are too few students at Harvard and that their expenses are too great. First Edition.

EDUCATION; AMERICANA; HARVARD UNIVERSITY; LEVI LINCOLN; GOVERNOR OF MASSACHUSETTS; FRANCIS CALLEY GRAY; MR. GRAY'S LETTER TO GOVERNOR LINCOLN IN RELATION TO HARVARD UNIVERSITY; CRITICISMS; COMPLAINTS; DEFENSE OF HARVARD; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTU



Price = 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to books@bluemountainbooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie