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2 edition of The New-England primer enlarged. found in the catalog.

The New-England primer enlarged.

The New-England primer enlarged.

For the more easy attaining the true reading of English. : To which is added, the Assembly of Divines catechism.

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Published by Printed by T. Fleet and sold by the booksellers in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congregational churches -- Catechisms.,
  • Catechisms.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 4167.
    ContributionsWestminster Assembly (1643-1652).
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[80] p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15472497M

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By the middle of the nineteenth century, the Primer was a historical curiosity. The New-England Primer, the principal textbook for millions of colonists and early Americans. First compiled and published about by Benjamin Harris, a British journalist who emigrated to Boston, the primer remained in use for more than years.

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The New-England Primer Enlarged: For the more easy attaining the true reading of English. To Which is added, the Assembly's Catechism, Also Mr. Roger's Verses &c. Boston: Printed. Germantown: Reprinted and sold by Christopher Sower Junior, THE NEW ENGLAND PRIMER ENLARGED.

For the more easy attaining the true Reading of English To which is added The Assembly of Divines Catechism Boston: Printed by S. Kneeland & T. Green, Sold by the Booksellers.

John Dabney (–) was a postmaster, publisher, and bookseller in Salem, Massachusetts, in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

He was born in Boston in to Charles Dabney and Elizabeth Gardner. With Thomas C. Cushing, John Dabney published the Salem Mercury newspaper, The New England Primer was the first textbook ever printed in America and was used to teach reading and Bible lessons in our schools until the twentieth century.

In fact, many of the Founders and their children learned to read from the Primer. This pocket-size edition is an historical reprint of the version used in many schools during the Founding Era/5(10).

This combination eventually resulted in the word primer coming to denote a children's book. Contents of the New England Primer. The followng is a summation of the contents of the earliest known copy (printed ) of the New England Primer. The title page reads: New-England PRIMER Enlarged.

For the more easy attaining the Reading of English. THE NEW ENGLAND PRIMER The New England Primer was a textbook used by students in New England and in other English settlements in North America.

It was first printed in Boston in by Benjamin Harris who had published a similar volume in London. It was used by students into the 19th century. Over five million copies of the book were sold.

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Engraving of John Rogers, burnt at the stake. A serviceable copy of an early edition of a famous American schoolbook. 84 pages including a few pages of advertisements; The first was printed in the 's and is quite rare.

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DO not the abominable thing which I hate saith the Lord.