Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" We have had some experience of it: several of our young people were formerly brought up at the colleges of the northern provinces; they were instructed in all your sciences; but when they came back to us, they were bad runners ; ignorant of every means... "
Select Pieces - Page 44
by Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 pages
Full view - About this book

The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...take U amiss, if our ideas of thi! kind of education happen not to be the same with yours. We have had some experience of it ; several of our young people...the colleges of the northern provinces; they were inftructed in all your sciences ; but when they came back to us, they were bad runners ; ignorant of...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...same with yours. We have hnd some experience of it ; several of our young people were formerly hrought up at the colleges of the northern provinces; they were instructed in all your sciences ; hut when they came hack to us, they were hnd ruaners ; iguorant of every means of living in the woods...
Full view - About this book

The Second Reader, Or Juvenile Companion

John Lauris Blake - 1833
...education happen not to be the same with yours. "We have had some experience of it: several of our ypung people were formerly brought up at the Colleges of...hunger; knew neither how to build a cabin, take a deer, or kill an enemy ; spoke our language imperfectly; were therefore neither fit for hunters, warriors,...
Full view - About this book

The Second Reader, Or Juvenile Companion

John Lauris Blake - Readers - 1833 - 260 pages
...it amiss, if our ideas of this kind of education happen not to be the same with yours. " We have had some experience of it: several of our young people...us, they were bad runners; ignorant of every means lit' living in the woods; unable to bear either cold or hunger; knew neither how to build a cabin,...
Full view - About this book

The Guide to Knowledge, Volume 1

William Pinnock - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1833
...it amiss, if our ideas of this kind of education happen not to be the same with youn^ " We have had some experience of it : several of our young people...the northern provinces; they were instructed in all the sciences; but when they came bach to us, they were bad. runners ; ignorant of every means of living...
Full view - About this book

Biography and History of the Indians of North America: Comprising a General ...

Samuel G. Drake - Indianen van Noord-Amerika - 1834 - 541 pages
...it amiss, if our ideas of this kind of education happen not to be the same with yours. We have had some experience of it : several of our young people...; knew neither how to build a cabin, take a deer, or kill an enemy ; spoke our language imperfectly ; were therefore neither fit for hunters, warriors,...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1834 - 290 pages
...take U amiss, if our ideas of this kind of education happen not to be the same with yours. We have had some experience of it ; several of our young people were formerly brought up at thi colleges of the northern provinces; they were inptrucved in all your sciences ; but when they cam*...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - Statesmen - 1836
...it amiss, if our ideas of this kind of education happen not to be the same with yours. We have had some experience of it ; several of our young people...to build a cabin, take a deer, nor kill an enemy, spoke our language imperfectly, were therefore neither fit for hunters, warriors, nor counsellors ;...
Full view - About this book

Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge

1836
...take'it amiss if our ideas of this kind of education happen not to be the same with yours. We have had some experience of it ; several of our young people...— knew neither how to build a cabin, take a deer, or kill an enemy — spoke our language imperfectly, and were therefore neither fit for hunters, warriours,...
Full view - About this book

The Family Magazine, Volume 4

1837
...not .to be the same with yours. Wo have had some experience of it ; several of our young people wore formerly brought up at the colleges of the northern...— knew neither how to build a cabin, take a deer, or kill an enemy — spoke our language imperfectly, and were therefore neither fit for hunters, warriours,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF