Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


By DRUMMOND, William B.

subjects: children,

  • 1. The child//his nature and nurture//by W. B. Drummond.
    15.0 x 9.5 cm   Pp [i-ii] [1-2] 3-146, [i-iv] publ ads   frontis
    GB:   LB   *LWel  

    Date from BMCat. The preface is dated 1900.
    Binding: red cloth, gilt.
    This is one of the series "The temple cyclopaedic primers'. The title-page is printed in red and black with a decorative border.
    This work has a consciously "modern', scientific approach to childcare. In Drummond's words, "the bearing of the results of child-study on the education and care of children is kept in view throughout'. There is a chapter on Froebel.

  • 2. — [Second edition, 1903]

    There is a note of the second edition, published July 1903, in the third edition of 1907.

  • 3. — [Third edition, 1907]
    US:   DCL  

    The NUCat lists a third edition as published London: J.M. Dent & Co 1907.

  • 4. — [Seventh edition, 1915]
    GB:   LB  
    US:   DCL  

    The BMCat lists a seventh edition as published London and Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd 1915.