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The New-England primmer improved

The New-England primmer improved

for the more easy attaining the true reading of English. : To which is added, the Assembly of Divine"s [sic] catechism.

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Published by Printed by John Sterry and Co. in Norwich [Conn.] .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 47505.
    ContributionsWestminster Assembly (1643-1652).
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[66+] p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18108546M

    SongofPraifetoGD,foraChild, 'WWOWgloriousisourheavenlyKing, J-J-WhoreignsabovetheSkyHowPiallaChildprefumetofing HisdreadfulMajefiy File Size: 2MB. "My book and Heart/Shall Never Part" (The New England Primer 2). A primer is a book that is used to help children learn to read. In The New England Primer, the heart's connection the Bible is an allusion for the letter H; it enforces the necessity of attachment to the Bible, one of the many other Biblical references that are made throughout the.

    The New England Press publishes high-quality books of regional New England interest. Our titles cover a variety of subjects including New England travel, history, nature, humor, cooking, and Vermontiana. Come browse through our titles - you will be rewarded with a . This book is a faithful reproduction of the New England Primer with a very significant exception. The letter "s" in the old English alphabet (represented sometimes by an "s" and other times by what appears to be an "f") has been standardized to the single modern "s.".

    A vocabulary list featuring "The New England Primer". A Puritan child learned how to read by chanting alphabet rhymes based on the Bible. Here are 24 words selected from the primer that did not include the letters "I" and "U." Here are all the word . The Bay Psalm Book () and The New England Primer (?) Contributing Editor: Jean Ferguson Carr Classroom Issues and Strategies. Readers may assume that both of these texts are simply functional transmissions of doctrine and discipline, representing a narrow and dogmatic religious culture of merely antiquarian interest.


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