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The Measure of the Rule

(1907)
(A book in the Lord Stranleigh series)
A novel by

 
 
This book, originally published in 1907, is the nearest Barr came to writing an autobiographical novel. It concerns the Toronto Normal School and the experiences there in the 1870s of a young man who undoubtedly is Barr himself. In this novel, Barr is exorcising unhappy memories and is ironic, even bitter, about the school's quality of education, the rigid discipline observed by its staff and their i ndifference to their students, and the sexual segregation practised..As a realistic study of Ontario's only central teacher-training institution in the late nineteenth century, (it) will appeal both to those interested in Canadian fiction of the period and to those more concerned with the evolution of the system of education established by Egerton Ryerson.

    

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Hardback Editions

August 2016 : Hardback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule
Author(s): Robert 1850-1912 Barr
ISBN: 1-373-75878-3 / 978-1-373-75878-1
Publisher: Wentworth Press
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September 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Measure Of The Rule (1908)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-167-28876-9 / 978-1-167-28876-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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February 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Measure Of The Rule (1908)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-160-00422-6 / 978-1-160-00422-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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1973 : USA Hardback
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Title: Measure of the Rule (Literature of Canada; poetry and prose in reprint)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 0-8020-2072-0 / 978-0-8020-2072-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
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Paperback Editions

August 2016 : Paperback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule
Author(s): Robert 1850-1912 Barr
ISBN: 1-373-75875-9 / 978-1-373-75875-0
Publisher: Wentworth Press
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January 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Measure of the Rule (Heritage)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 0-8020-6197-4 / 978-0-8020-6197-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
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May 2016 : Paperback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule (1907),by Robert Barr A NOVEL
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-5335-0682-5 / 978-1-5335-0682-5
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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September 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule (Classic Reprint)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-330-53617-7 / 978-1-330-53617-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Forgotten Books
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September 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-230-38695-5 / 978-1-230-38695-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: TheClassics.us
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May 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: The measure of the rule
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-154-78084-8 / 978-1-154-78084-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: RareBooksClub.com
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January 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-290-22216-9 / 978-1-290-22216-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: HardPress Publishing
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September 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Measure Of The Rule (1908)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-167-21861-2 / 978-1-167-21861-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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August 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The measure of the rule
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-177-36302-X / 978-1-177-36302-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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January 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Measure Of The Rule (1908)
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-120-90295-9 / 978-1-120-90295-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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January 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Measure of the Rule
Author(s): Robert Barr
ISBN: 1-142-82621-X / 978-1-142-82621-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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