Reports Of The Abu Lawrence School For Children Of Soldiers.
Nine annual reports bound in leather. A little wear to extremities but otherwise a very good copy. Copy of programme for school performance of H.M.S. Pinafore and two press cuttings loosely enclosed.
Commercial Printing Works, East Street.,
For the years 1936-37; 1937-38; 1938-39; 1939-40; 1940-41; 1941-1942; 1942-1943; 1943-1944; 1944-1945.
NINE YEARS IN ONE. 8vo. 5.75 x 8.5 inches. 37 + 32 + 31 + 23 + 29 + 29 + 22 + 22 + 23 pp.
Illustrated by tables in text. Decorated by school coat of arms on titles and by printer's colophon.
Sir Henry Lawrence (1806-57). British soldier and colonial administrator in India, established four military asylums for the education of the children of soldiers. Three of them still survive, but this one, at Mount Abu, now in Rajasthan, is closed. A scarce title.
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