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First lessons on natural philosophy for children.

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  • English
Belknap and Hamersley , Hartford
Science -- Juvenile liter
GenreJuvenile literature.
LC ClassificationsQ163 .S97 1839
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
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LC Control Number48039934

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By Miss Mary A. Swift. Second Edition; Belknap & Hamersley. Hartford, CT. This book is hard-bound in tan paper covered boards with a black leather spine, and with printing to the Rating: % positive. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes Reviews of First lessons on. "At the time these 'Lessons' were commenced, the author was teaching a few children; and no book on natural philosophy suited to their capacity was to be found.

It was written for their benefit, and taught to them as it progressed. The form of question and answer was used in the manuscript, and is retained as the simplest method of instruction.

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Swift. Hartford. William J. Hamersley. circa Stock ID # Part two only, Japanese reprint of the two-volume set book First Lessons about Natural Philosophy for Children by Miss Mary A. Swift, Principal of the Litchfield Female Seminary. Black and white illustrations, 43 leaves, on double leaves oriental style, four-hole stab binding.

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“I will simply express my strong belief, that that point of self-education which consists in teaching the mind to resist its desires and inclinations, until they are proved to be right, is the most important of all, not only in things of natural philosophy, but in every department of daily life.”.

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