Author:(Girard, Stephen). Arey, Henry W

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THE GIRARD COLLEGE AND ITS FOUNDER: Containing the Biography of Mr. Girard, the History of the Institution, Its Organization and Plan of Discipline, with the Course of Education, Forms of Admission of Pupils, Description of the Buildings, &c. &c., and The Will of Mr. Girard. By Henry W. Arey, Secretary of the Girard College

By: (Girard, Stephen). Arey, Henry W

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Printer, 1852.: 1852.

Seller ID: 17262

Condition: Very good


Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Printer, 1852.. 1852.. Very good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the front cover with decorations stamped in blind on both covers & raised bands on the spine. The binding is lightly bumped with the head & tail of the spine creased. There is light staining to the covers & a small black stain to the front cover. 85 & [3] pages. Illustrated with a portrait frontispiece. There is occasional foxing, mainly to the prelims & to a few rear leaves. Very good. First editionGirard was from a French family in Bordeaux. He became an officer in the French mercantile ... View more info