- 78 pages
- The Claims of Classical Culture Upon the Attention of American Teachers and American Schools
- Elbridge Smith
- 11 November 2018 Elbridge Smith
Excerpt From The Claims Of Classical Culture Upon The Attention Of American Teachers And American SchoolsThe Same Has Happened In France Comeille, Moliere, Lafontaine, Pascal, Bossuet, Boileau, Ra Cine, Wrote Their Works Long Before The Publication Of Any Regular French Grammar Bembo Was The First Who Laid Down Grammatical Rules For The Italian Language, Two Hundred Years After Dante, Petrarch, And Boccaccio Had Given To The World Their Im Mortal Works The Just Inference From These State Ments Is, Not That Technical Grammar Is Not Useful, But That It Is Not Everything, Not That It Is Not To Be Properly Used In Our Schools, But That It Ought Not To Exclude The Thorough Study Of Those Authors From Whose Works Its Precepts Are Drawn.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.