683.LA.Elem 1872 Mon.c1
Monroe, Lewis B.
Philadelphia: Cowperthwait & Co, 1872
Number Of Copies
N. A. Calhoun & U. B. Seur & S. Martieus & George G. Calhoun
Hardcover; navy blue with gold printing; poor condition, binding worn & split, cover worn, faded and corners bumped; some black & white illustrations, 408 pages (back flyleaf torn and folded.
Type of Item
Subject Level 1
English / Language Arts
Subject Level 2
N. A. Calhoun
On inside front cover written in pencil on dark brown page, very hard to read - N. A. Calhoun, U. B. Seur, S. Martieus. Stamped in ink - George G. Calhoun. On next page written in pencil - N. A. Calhoun. On inside back dark brown page written in pencil - Monroe's Sixth - Reader / U. B. Seur '88 / U. B. Seur '89
"The preparation of a series of Readers has been comtemplated by the complier for more than twenthy years... Twelve years devoted to reading as a specialty, in State Institutes, Normal Schools, and in public schools of Boston and elsewhere, have given him the opportunity to ascertain the actual needs of teachers and pupils; and the present volumes embody such ideas as have been found most fruitful in practical results. ..."
M. Skipsey, Feb 25, 2006