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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Ascham, Roger, 1515-1568.
English works of Roger Ascham .
London: : Printed for R. and J. Dodsley ... and J. Newbery ..., 1761
|Named Person:||Roger Ascham; Roger Ascham|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Roger Ascham; James Bennet, (Schoolmaster of Hoddesdon); Samuel Johnson; James Upton; John Newbery; R. and J. Dodsley,
|Notes:||Engraved armorial head-piece.
Dedication to the Earl of Shaftesbury signed: James Bennet.
Notes and life by Samuel Johnson. Cf. Boswell's Life of Johnson, ed. by G.B. Hill, 1887, v. 6, p. 464.
"A list of subscribers": preliminary p. -.
Each section has divisional half-t.p.
Preliminary page  and last page blank.
Signatures: A⁴ b-c⁴ B-3D⁴ 3E².
|Description:||4, , xvi, 395,  p. ; 29 cm. (4to)|
|Contents:||(From t. p.) I.A report of the affairs of Germany, and the Emperor Charles's court --
II. Toxophilus, or The school of shooting --
III. The schoolmaster, or Perfect way of bringing up youth, illustrated by the late learned Mr. Upton --
IV. Letters to Queen Elizabeth and others, now first published from the manuscripts.
|Other Titles:||Works of Roger Ascham|
|Responsibility:||By James Bennet, master of the boarding-school at Hoddesdon in Hertfordshire.|