The primer included additional material that made it widely popular with colonial schools until it was supplanted by Noah Webster's "Blue Back Speller" after 1790 This is an exact reprint of the 1777 edition printed at Boston by Edward Draper. In the 17th century, the schoolbooks in use had been brought over from England.
The New-England Primer 1777 Facsimile: Improved for the More Easy Attaining the True Reading of English - The first edition of the primer was printed as early as 1690 but no known copy exists before 1761. 2014 reprint of 1887 Edition. The new england primer" was the first reading primer designed for the American Colonies.
New England PrimerWallBuilder Press - 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. A great resource for homeschoolers or for use in any classroom. This pocket-size edition is an historical reprint of the 1777 version used in many schools during the Founding Era.
In fact, many of the founding Fathers and their children learned to read from The New England Primer.
Noah Webster's Advice to the Young and Moral CatechismWallBuilder Press - Written originally for youth, these works are invaluable today for all ages. The moral catechism uses a series of questions to teach children qualities such as honesty, generosity, gratitude, and more. This book contains two historical reprints which Founder Noah Webster wrote to enlighten the minds of youth in religious and moral principles and restrain some of the common vices of our country.
The New-England Primer: The Original 1777 EditionSuzeteo Enterprises - John cotton penned his primer and catechesism in the 1600s, but the Puritans brought it with them when they came to America, where it it flourished. Indeed, which was sub-titled, one of our earliest copies available is this facsimile version from 1777, "Improved for The More Easy Attaining the True Reading of English.
Witness in this careful reproduction how seamlessly the teaching of literacy in the colonies was with teaching of Christianity. Many reproductions of this primer are small and hard to read, but this edition has slightly increased the size of the text so that it is more readable. As with any facsimile, all the flaws will by definition be retained.
The New-England Primer: The Original 1777 Edition - On the same measure, all the aspects that made the work great remain, too.
The Original McGuffey's Eclectic Primer McGuffey's ReadersMott Media - Mott media has republished the 1830's Version of the McGuffey Readers with the Original Christian Content! Begins with the alphabet. Moves to simple one-syllable words such as cat and fox, then on to more difficult one-syllable words such as horse and spring. Illustrated with the charming original drawings.
American Spelling BookApplewood Books - With its distinctive blue cover, it earned the nickname "the blue-backed speller" and was used over the span of nearly a century. Considered to be the third-best selling book of all time in America. This is an exact reproduction of the 1824 edition.
American Dictionary of the English Language 1828 Facsimile EditionFoundation for American Christian Education - It has been described by one Christian scholar as "the greatest reprint of the twentieth century. The added biography by rosalie slater, "noah Webster, Founding Father of American Scholarship and Education, " describes his contribution to many fields and records his conversion to Christ. Webster traced roots in twenty-six languages, and gives examples from classical literature and the Bible.
Used book in Good Condition. This 1828 facsimile reprint of the first American Dictionary documents the quality of Biblical education which raised up American statesmen capable of forming our Constitutional Republic. Comprehensive introductions are presented for language and grammar.
Elementary Catechism on the Constitution of the United StatesRough Draft Printing - An unabridged edition of the 1828 printing, created specifically for the use of schools – Used book in Good Condition.
Separation of Church & State: What the Founders MeantWallBuilder Press - Used book in Good Condition. Where did this phrase originate? was it always meant to prohibit expressions of religious faith in public settings as many claim today? Learn the answers to these questions and discover the Founding Fathers own words and intents in this book! With all these resources, you will be able to clearly understand the original intent of the Founding Fathers and be able to share those beliefs with others! Used book in Good Condition.
This new book is very timely for one of the most frequently debated issues in America: the separation of church and state.
Common Sense: The Origin and Design of GovernmentCoventry House Publishing - By using plain language and a reasoned style, Paine chose to forego the philosophical and Latin references made popular by the Enlightenment era writers. As the best-selling american title of all time, Common Sense has been eloquently described by historian Gordon S. Used book in Good Condition. Common sense is the timeless classic that inspired the Thirteen Colonies to fight for and declare their independence from Great Britain in the summer of 1776.
He has been called a corset-maker by trade, a journalist by profession, and a propagandist by inclination. Wood as "the most incendiary and popular pamphlet of the entire revolutionary era. Thomas paine 1737–1809 was an English-American political activist, philosopher, and revolutionary. As one of the founding fathers of the united states, he authored the most influential pamphlets at the start of the American Revolution and inspired the colonists to declare independence from Great Britain in 1776.
Common Sense: The Origin and Design of Government - His ideas reflected Enlightenment-era rhetoric of transnational human rights and the separation of church and state. Written by famed political theorist Thomas Paine, this pamphlet boldly challenged the authority of the British government and the royal monarchy to rule over the American colonists. Used book in Good Condition.
As a result, paine united average citizens and political leaders behind the central idea of independence and transformed the tenor of the colonists’ argument against the British.
The Original Blue Back SpellerVision Forum - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Little did he know that this remarkable gem would become the staple for parents and educators for more than a century and would help to build the most literate nation in the history of the West. The great american educator noah webster first published A Grammatical Institute of the English Language, otherwise known as the Blue Back Speller, in 1783.
Many of the founding fathers used this book to home school their children, including Benjamin Franklin who taught his granddaughter to read, spell, and pronounce words using "Old Blue Back. Used book in Good Condition. His goal was to provide a uniquely American, Christ-centered approach to training children.