Inventory No. 311
The British Columbia Readers : A Third Reader Prescribed for use in The Schools of British Columbia
W. J. Gage & Co., Limited, Toronto, 1916, Edition Not Stated, Illustrated Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover) 18.5 cm, vii, 8-272 pp
No Dust-jacket/ Very Good     Bookplate on ffep ''Free Text Book''. The covers are lightly soiled and rubbed. Back board has two short strokes of colour. Corners are lightly bumped. Interior is clean and bright.
''The main purpose to be kept in viwe in the preparation of a school reader is to present a series of lessons suitable for training the children in the art of reading.''
ORDER     ( School Reader, British Columbia Reader, School Aid )
Inventory No. 308
Editors: Jocelyn Siler, Kate Gadbow, Mark Medvetz.
The Quill Reader
Harcourt College Publishers, Fort Worth, 2000, First Edition, Trade Paperback 23.0 cm, xx, 891 pp includes index
No Dust-jacket/ Near Fine     The item is clean, bright and tight.
''early chapters on the individual and the individual's place in society through middle chapters centering on cultural and historic matters to the final chapters focusing on art and on philosophy and religion.... The texts included ... are diverse in a number of ways: they are contemporary and ancient, brief as well as long, written by students as well as professionals; and they represent a variety of genres. -Pref.''
ORDER     isbn 015507945x ( Reading, Society, Philosophy, Religion )
Inventory No. 815
William S. Gray & Mary Hill Arbuthnot.
Streets and Roads : Basic Readers 3.1
W. J. Gage & Co., Limited, Toronto, 1956, 1956 Edition, Illustrated Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover) 20.5 cm, 336 pp
No Dust-jacket/ Good     Light soiling to edges of boards. There is also rubbing to corners and bottom of spine. This is in good condition with clean and bright pages. There have been a few images cut from their respective pages.
An early reader.
ORDER     ( Dick & Jane, Streets and Roads )