Item #237676 Monitorial Instruction. An Address, Pronounced at the Opening of the New-York High-School. John Griscom.

Monitorial Instruction. An Address, Pronounced at the Opening of the New-York High-School.

New York: Mahlon Day, 1825.

First edition. One plate. 216 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original boards, uncut, with label; some soiling and wear to binding, bookplate, very attractive American Imprints 20765. Item #237676

Griscom (1774-1852) opened a school for boys in New York City in 1807 and advocated the monitorial system of instruction, in which more advanced students help teach the less advanced.

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