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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922.
University and historical addresses.
Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press 
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Bryce Bryce, Viscount
|Notes:||Reprint of the 1913 ed.|
|Description:||ix, 433 pages 22 cm.|
|Contents:||The beginnings of Virginia.--What university instruction may do to provide intellectual pleasures for later life.--The landing of the pilgrims in 1620.--The influence of national character and historical environment on the development of the common law.--The conditions and methods of legislation.--Thomas Jefferson: third President of the United States and founder of the University of Virginia.--Missions past and present.--The mission of State universities.--The art of Augustus Saint-Gaudens.--Architecture and history.--The character and career of Abraham Lincoln.--The Scoto-Irish race in Ulster and America.--What a university may do for a state.--Allegiance to humanity.--The tercentenary of the discovery of Lake Champlain.--Some hints on public speaking.--Special and general education in universities.--The study of ancient literature.--On the writing and teaching of history.--Some hints on reading.--National parks: the need of the future.--The Constitution of the United States.|
|Series Title:||Essay index reprint series.|