Examples from the Web for school-book
I opened the book; it was an English school-book treating on all the sciences.Wild Wales|George Borrow
I should be loath to try such an experiment or deprive you of your child—but necessitous non habet legem, the school-book says.Miriam Monfort|Catherine A. Warfield
Well, for picked-up, school-book navigation, it is certainly a feat—to run over six hundred miles and stop over soundings.The Wreck of the Titan|Morgan Robertson
The style in which it is published is, to our thinking, and according to our experience, unfit for a school-book.
This last was a school-book in our poet's time; and the words quoted are the beginning of the first Eclogue.