Illustrated Alphabet Dated 1721

Illustrated Alphabet Dated 1721

The first textbook to circulate across thirteen colonies was The New England Primer. It was the most widespread primer in the 18th century and kept its popularity spanning throughout the 19th century. This book was meant for both beginners and intermediate readers, starting with alphabet and moving on to lessons on religion and morale.

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