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POPE, Sir William Jackson   1870-1939

William Pope held the Chair of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge and was professorial fellow of Sidney Sussex College. He was knighted in 1919.

  • Victorian readers
  • Subjects: domestic science, study,

    • 1. The Victoria readers / a series of books for standards I. II. III. introductory to the domestic economy readers for standards IV. V. VI. by William J. Pope, F.G.S., first-class honours and medallist in hygiene; head-master of the Lewisham Bridge School, London S.E.; author of "Pope's school reader"; editor of "The object-lesson readers". [In six books]

    • 2. — Book I. for standard I. Food.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [1] 2-100   illus  

    • 3. — Book II. For standard II. Food.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] 1-124   illus  

    • 4. — Book III. For standard III. Materials for clothing and washing.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [1] 2-148   illus  

    • 5. — Book IV. A series of lessons on clothing, washing, food / for standard IV.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [1] 2-185 [186], [i-ii] publ ads   illus  

    • 6. — Book V. A series of lessons on food / beverages / the skin / personal cleanliness / for standard V.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [1] 2-180, 1-8 publ ads   illus  

    • 7. — Book VI. A series of lessons on the preparation of food / the dwelling / rules for health, ailments / the sickroom / for Standards VI and VII.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [1] 2-195   illus  
      GB:   LoEN   *OB  

      Binding: each book is bound in blue cloth.
      Prices are from the publisher's advertisements.
      The author says he aims at "chatty style'. The books were intended for use in accordance with the Code Syllabus for Domestic Economy and also as literary readers.

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