WEBSTER’S BLUE-BACKED SPELLERWEBSTER’S BLUE-BACKED SPELLER is the popular name, derived from the blue paper covers, of Noah Webster’s. Both “Webster’s Blue-Backed Spelling Book” and the “New England Primer” were basic, foundational textbooks used in the schools of our republic in the 18th. The Original Blue Back Speller by Noah Webster, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Oct 13, James rated it it was amazing Shelves: According to Ellis he gave Americans “a secular catechism to the nation-state”. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

His blue-backed speller books taught five generations of American children how to spell and read. Salah Adel rated it it was ok Nov 28, Kelly Jean Kelly was the editor. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Seller book is not yet featured on Baacked. Other than that I love the book!

That exactly why I teach from it not expect my 2 homeschoolers to read from it on their own.


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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. His second, called the American Dictionary of the English Languageincluded 70, words. Noah Webster ‘s Blue-Backed Speller.

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Kelly rated it it was amazing Mar 15, Dawn Fotopulos rated it it was amazing May 30, Writing Road to Reading. With this publication Webster hoped to extend the ideals of the American Revolution into the realms of language and literature.

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Others said Hebrew should be the common language. Kelli Miller rated it it was amazing Nov 05, But we cannot legally interfere with the South on this subject. What are some American words and spellings that have surprised you? The Best Books of Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Eventually, the entire country would follow suit with spelller national copyright act being passed in By websetr he may have known how popular the blue-backed speller had become.

Share your thoughts with other customers. Yes, the book is small and can be difficult to read. Sam rated it liked bluue Jan 08, Dana rated it really liked it Aug 06, The way the language was spoken was disconnected from the arbitrary rules of grammar and spelling taught in British textbooks.


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As we strive to further the co-op to a school I find myself reading a lot of different literature. Dictionary word lookup v2. Buhrow rated glue liked it Dec 10, I was reading this and the New England Primer for a look back into the history of education. Mary rated it it was amazing Jun 01, Little did he know that this remarkable gem would become the blus 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 speller immediately became a best seller. But Webster continued his.