A curious object - a small wooden barrel housing a strip of linen printed with Alphabet rhymes.Circa 1880.
June 19, 2012
A New-England Primer printed by Benjamin Franklin in 1764. The New-England primer enlarged. For the more easy attaining the true reading of English. To which is added, the Assemblys catechism. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by B. Franklin, and D. Hall, in Market-street, 1[7]64
January 11, 2011
Two versions of the well-known ABC tale, The History of An Apple Pie, both from the early 19th century, but which came first?
July 2, 2009
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