New England Primer by Unknown

The book in question is a foundational textbook first published in the late 17th century, widely used in schools in colonial America for over a century. It served as an introductory reader and educational guide for children, combining alphabet and spelling lessons with religious and moral instruction. The content included simple rhymes to teach the alphabet, basic prayers, catechism answers, and moral lessons, all rooted in Christian teachings. Its influence was such that it played a significant role in shaping the early American educational system and the literacy and moral framework of the young United States.

The 5957th greatest book of all time


Published
1687
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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