Sermons of Thomas Arnold.
London: Fellowes 1861-1864. 3 volume set, 9 inches tall. A most handsome 'prize' full calf binding with gilt raised bands, splendid twin labels and ornate gilt tooling to the panels. The boards have gilt prize devices within twin gilt and single blind fillets. Thomas Arnold, headmaster of Rugby school, Historian and Educator who famously stated "boys at a public school never will learn to speak or pronounce French well, under any circumstances". He was also father of Matthew Arnold.