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Webster"s new standard speller

Alfred B. Chambers

Webster"s new standard speller

by Alfred B. Chambers

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Published by Laird & Lee in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spellers.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfred B. Chambers, A. M., ed. by E.T. Roe, LL. D.; for use in primary, intermediate and grammar grades.
    ContributionsRoe, Edward Thomas, 1847-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1145 .C43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6963482M
    LC Control Number05040293
    OCLC/WorldCa18261228

    Standard definition is - a conspicuous object (such as a banner) formerly carried at the top of a pole and used to mark a rallying point especially in battle or to serve as an emblem. How to use standard in a sentence. Synonym Discussion of standard. Buy Merriam-Webster's Medical Speller by Merriam-Webster (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Noah Webster (Webster, Noah, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Webster, Noah, An American Dictionary of the English Language (2 volumes; New York: S. Converse, ) Volume I (introductory material, and A-I): multiple formats at No other dictionary matches M-W's accuracy and scholarship in defining word meanings. Our pronunciation help, synonyms, usage and grammar tips set the standard. Go beyond dictionary lookups with Word of the Day, facts and observations on language, lookup trends, and wordplay from the editors at Merriam-Webster Dictionary.

    Originally published in , this book is considered the second largest selling book of all time after the Bible. Bound in a distinctive blue cover, it earned the nickname "the blue-backed speller". Used by American children as the standard text over the span of nearly a century, this facsimile reproduction of the edition, complete with.   He transformed this scholarly treatise into a practical work later that same year with the first edition of his American Spelling Book. An overnight sensation, Webster’s guide to spelling soon replaced its predecessor (Dilworth’s Aby-sel-pha) and remained popular for the next years (although in , the name changed to Webster’s.


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Webster's Speller. The speller was designed both as a book to teach beginners to read and spell [see 2 below], and for review and advanced spelling work for older scholars.

Parker's First Reader. All words of two or more syllables are separated into syllables. Most of the reading selections impart useful knowledge or teach a moral lesson. Buy a cheap copy of Webster's Blue-Backed Speller and New book by Noah Webster. 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 and 19th Free shipping over $ Looking for books by Noah Webster.

See all books authored by Noah Webster, including Noah Webster's First Edition of an American Dictionary of the English Language (American Christian history education series), and The Original Blue Back Speller (Vocabulary of a Warrior), and more on Yet the sales of Webster's Elementary Spelling Book, now dubbed affectionately the "blue-back speller" or just "ole blue-back," continued to increase.

Byaccording to Appleton and Company of New York, the firm was printing the speller at the rate of a million and one-half copies per year.

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WEBSTER'S BLUE-BACKED SPELLER is the popular name, derived from the blue paper covers, of Noah Webster's Elementary Spelling Book, published continuously since under several titles. Nearly million copies have been printed; perhaps only the Bible has been more widely circulated in the United r, a nationalist, intended this book.Webster's basic textbook, first called The First Part of the Grammatical Institute of the English Language and later The American Spelling Book, became, inThe Elementary Spelling Book.

Though the book went through hundreds of editions, this replica edition represents the last, greatest, and arguably the most influential one.