Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Physical education

By SMILES, Samuel

subjects: children,

  • 1. Physical education; of, the nurture and management of children, founded on the study of their nature and constitution. By Samuel Smiles, surgeon.
    1838
    17.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii [1] 2-200  
    GB:   LB   *LWel  
    US:   DCL  

    Binding: purple cloth.
    The "physical education' of the title refers to the upbringing of children generally, as opposed to moral instruction. The phrase is not used to mean any particular type of physical training.

  • 2. — [Another edition, 1905]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists another edition with the title "Physical education of the young...edited, with additions, by Sir Hugh Beevor' as published London and Felling-on Tyne: Walter Scott Publishing Co 1905.