M2640N Stories of School LIfe by Ascott R. Hope
Stories of School LIfe by Ascott R. Hope ($22)
Published by Nimmo, Hay and Mitchell, Edinburgh, 1902
First edition, 135 mm x 180 mm, 439 pages, 135 mm x 80 mm, 439 pages, leather bound hardcover, illustrated with black & white drawings. In excellent condition.
Written after Tom Browns schooldays it gives insights into both the language, the attitudes and the bullying behaviour tolerated and expected in the privileged public schools of the day, behaviour it seems passed on to our 'born to rule' government politicians.
stories of school life