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Early schools and school-books of New England.

George Emery Littlefield

Early schools and school-books of New England.

by George Emery Littlefield

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Published by Russell in New York .
Written in English


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Originally published,Boston: Club of Odd Volumes, 1904.

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When the Revolutionary War cut off schoolbooks from England, many schools adopted American lexicographer Noah Webster's reader for students, American Spelling Book (), and later his.

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