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The New-England primer (enlarged and much improved)

The New-England primer (enlarged and much improved)

for the more easy attaining the true reading of English. : To which is added the Assembly"s catechism

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Published by Printed by W. Spotswood, and T. Seddon. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congregational churches -- Catechisms

  • Edition Notes

    GenreCatechisms
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43749
    ContributionsWatts, Isaac, 1674-1748, Westminster Assembly (1643-1652).
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination[80] p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15557497M

    New England Primer, famous American school book, first published before Its compiler was Benjamin Harris, an English printer who emigrated to Boston. This was the book from. The New England Primer, Multiple quantities of this text is available: NEW BUY Buy "New England Primer" OnLine Order Form pay by check or money order after you receive the book(s) & the invoice. 1. Check out this YouTube video search for examples of parents teaching kids The Westminster Shorter Catechism (k-8). 2.

    NEW ENGLAND PRIMER. NEW ENGLAND PRIMER. The New England Primer, first published about , combined lessons in spelling with a short catechism and versified injunctions to piety and faith in Calvinistic fundamentals. Crude couplets and woodcut pictures illustrated the alphabet, and the child's prayer that begins "Now I lay me down to sleep" first appeared in this book. NEW ENGLAND PRIMER For more than years the New England Primer, often called “The Little Bible of New England,” served as the principal textbook for millions of colonists and early American citizens. First compiled and published circa by Benjamin Harris, a British journalist who emigrated to Boston, it gained popularity not only in New England but also throughout colonial America.

    They began that lesson when their kids were young—very young. This is clear in a famous book called The New England Primer. The Primer went through several revisions, but some of its earliest editions were more than an alphabet, they were sermons etched in reminders of death, sin, and eternal life. Many American history books refer to 'The New England Primer,' a textbook first introduced in Boston in Early Americans learned to read using this book and the Bible. Some estimate the annual sales at 20, copies. Total sales over a hundred and fifty years probably topped 3 million copies. This work helped produce a high level of literate, self-governed citizens who valued liberty and /5(4).


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