Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
Physical education; of, the nurture and management of children, founded on the study of their nature and constitution. By Samuel Smiles, surgeon.
17.0 x 10.5 cm Pp [i-vii] viii  2-200
GB: LB *LWel
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.
[Another edition, 1905]
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.