Louis Arnaud Reid (1895-1986) came to the Institute of Education in 1947 as Britain's first Professor of the Philosophy of Education, a position he held until his retirement in 1962, after which he continued to teach students in the Institute's Art and Design Department. He wrote and lectured widely on aesthetics and the arts. Reid was a a founding member of both the Philosophy of Education Society
of Great Britain and the British Society of Aesthetics
This collection consists mainly of books, but there are substantial runs of unbound periodicals. Size
: 20 metres of shelving
Type/format: Books, periodicals
Dates: Mainly 20th century
Accrual policy: Closed
Reference only. By prior arrangement with the Special Collections Librarian. Contact the Library Enquiry Desk in the first instance.