Elementary Physiology and Hygiene For Use in Schools by H.W. Conn 1906 Phd Silver, Burdett and Company

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Unlock a vintage treasure with "Elementary Physiology and Hygiene For Use in Schools" by H.W. Conn. Published in 1906 by Silver, Burdett and Company, this fascinating school book gives an intriguing glimpse into early 20th-century education.

Perfect for collectors of vintage educational material or historians of science and education.


  • Title: Elementary Physiology and Hygiene For Use in Schools
  • Publication Date: 1906
  • Publisher: Silver, Burdett and Company
  • Format: Hard Cover
  • Pages: 334
  • Dimensions: 8x5x1 inches
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Spotting on cover, yellowing of pages, and notes made by the previous owner in pencil. All pages are legible, and the book features many illustrations.

Key Features:

  • This textbook offers a deep dive into the world of physiology and hygiene as taught in early 20th-century American schools. The value lies not just in the historical educational methods, but also in the book's many vintage illustrations.
  • H.W. Conn, a Ph.D. holder, contributes to the period's scientific discourse. His role in crafting educational content during the era is a unique facet of American educational history.
  • Being a school book, this item represents a collective effort to educate the young generation of its time, offering us a window into the priorities and methods of the past.
  • An ideal companion for a themed historical event or exhibit focusing on the evolution of education or science instruction over the years.
  • The hardcover ensures that the book has withstood the test of time, contributing to its durability and appeal.
  • The book's aesthetic appeal lies in its historical value, its spot-on cover, yellowing pages, and pencil notes made by a previous owner, all adding layers of charm and authenticity.

In Summation:

"Elementary Physiology and Hygiene For Use in Schools" by H.W. Conn is more than just a vintage book; it's a journey into the educational past. Its value extends beyond its content to become a unique historical artifact. Perfect for collectors, educators, and history buffs alike.


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