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1919: Hygiene for Young People, a Reader for Pupils in Form III on the Public Schools, by A. P. Knight
Hygiene for Young People is a non-fiction book written by A. P. Knight, a Professor of Physiology at Queen’s University in Kingston. The book was published in 1919 and recommended by the Minister of Education for use in school libraries in Ontario. The book is intended for pupils in Form III on public schools and provides information on hygiene and health practices.
The book is a historical artifact with a grey hardcover cloth volume and black lettering on the cover and spine. The wear, staining, and fading on the cover are due to heavy use and the passage of time. The book belonged to Jack Dudgeon, as signed on various pages, and has some fingerprints and dog ears throughout.
Dornoch Cathedral and Parish, written by the Rev. Charles D. Bentinck, with a chapter on the architectural history of the Cathedral by W. Douglas Simpson. The book was published in 1926 by The Northern Counties Newspaper and Printing and Publishing Company, limited. The book is a comprehensive guide to the history and architecture of Dornoch Cathedral and Parish. It includes detailed illustrations and maps, making it a valuable resource for anyone interested in the history of Dornoch Cathedral and Parish.
The book is a large volume with grey boards and a black leather spine with gilt lettering. Despite moderate wear to the cover and water staining on the top that reaches through the first 10-15 pages, the book is in very good condition. The book is tightly bound and clean, with no other writing or markings. The top edges are gilt, and the fore-edges are deckled.
Captured Memories: A History of Alsask and Surrounding School Districts is a non-fiction book that delves into the history of Alsask, a town in Canada, and its surrounding school districts. The book is written by the Alsask History Book Committee and was first published in 1983. It is a large, orange cloth hardcover volume with black decoration and lettering printed on the cover and spine. The book contains 488 pages and is filled with black-and-white photographs, maps, and more.
The book provides a detailed account of the history of Alsask and its inhabitants. It covers various school districts in the area, including Bonnie Brier, Clifton Bank, Eastside, Lloyd George, Merid, Roslyn, Stoneyhurst, Westside, and Wolf Willow. This is an excellent read for anyone interested in Canadian history.