MORE THAN A SCHOOL: A History of St Patrick's College, East Melbourne 1854-1968

By: Head, Michael and Healy, Gerard

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(vi), + 272pp., building layout endpapers. Intext b/white halftone plates throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock pristine. Monochrome, art-illustrated ("The College in the 1850's", from an etching by George Griffin), loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn and a trifle colour-faded on spine. St Patrick's College, East Melbourne, was Victoria's first Catholic secondary school, founded in 1854. Following financial difficulties it came under the care of the Jesuits in 1865 and continued as an education institution until 1968 when it was closed. Eventually most of the buildings were demolished in 1970 . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Introduction, 9 further chapters, Appendices x 3 (Crests, Mottoes and Uniforms). Lists: Students (Alphabetical), Rectors, Prefects, Staff, Class Titles, M.A. Presidents. Songs and Poems, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 960g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: MORE THAN A SCHOOL: A History of St Patrick's College, East Melbourne 1854-1968

Author Name: Head, Michael and Healy, Gerard

Categories: History - Companies and Organisations, Education/Reference, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, Michael Head, Gerard Healy, the Eildon Hogan Trust and Jesuit Publications: 1999

ISBN Number: 0957706707

ISBN Number 13: 9780957706705

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 013229

Keywords: Local History, Insitution History, Victoria, Australia, Education, Catholic Education, St Patrick's College, Head, Michael, Healy, Gerard