Abbotsholme: 1889-1899

Originally published in 1900 As well as being a history of Abbotsholme School this volume also examines the general question of the English national education at the turn of the last century. The material includes: * The foundation of Abbotsholme, 1889 * Answers to the Royal Commission on Secondary education, 1894 * British, French, and German press reports on the progress of the school * Planned schools on Abbotsholme lines in England, Germany, France, Russia and Switzerland.