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The New-England Primer

The New-England Primer

Improved, for the more easy attaining the true Reading of English. Adorned with cuts. To which is added, The Episcopal and The Assembly Divines C̕atechisms.

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Published by Printed and published by G. Long in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers (Primary),
  • Catechisms

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEpiscopal Church. Catechism., Westminster Assembly of Divines. Shorter catechism.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1119.A1 N5 1826n
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6658418M
    LC Control Number23016648
    OCLC/WorldCa21503601

    Remind yourselves and your children of what children used to be taught in America! This small New England Primer is reproduced here with The Assembly of Divines and Mr. Cotton's Catechism. 5' x '. The New England Primer (Contemporary Alphabet) () by David Barton/5(3). The Bay Psalm Book () The New England Primer (?) The Bay Psalm Book and The New England Primer were, next to the Bible, the most commonly owned books in seventeenth-century New England. Together, they served to disseminate Puritan values for over a hundred years.

    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. The New England Primer Issued Prior to A Bibliographical Checklist for the More Easy Attaining the True Knowledge of this Book, Embellished with a Hundred Cuts and Now Revised, Greatly Improved and Arranged in Two Alphabets. Heartman, Charles F.

    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). The New England Primer also has examples of religious intolerance, specifically anti-Catholic and anti-Semitic statements, which reflect then-contemporary attitudes. This particular book went through a number of editions. This version was scanned from an copy in the possession of my family which was published in


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In factCited by: 1. 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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John Cotton penned his primer and catechesism in the s, but the Puritans brought it with them when they came to America/5(6). 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.

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).

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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. A primer (in this sense usually pronounced / ˈ p r ɪ m ər /, sometimes / ˈ p r aɪ m ər /) is a first textbook for teaching of reading, such as an alphabet book or basal reader.

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So much has to be supplied from conjec-ture, and .Introduction. The New England Primer is an eighteenth-century American textbook intended to teach literacy and Puritan theology. The most popular children’s book in early New England, it was sold in almost every local bookshop and general store for over a century.