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The child's companion; being a concise spelling-book : containing a selection of words, in modern use, properly arranged, and divided in such a manner, as will most naturally lead the learner to a right pronunciation: : together with a variety of lessons for reading, &c. : designed for the use of schools. / By Caleb Bingham, A.M. author of The young lady's accidence, American preceptor, &c. ; [One line of quotation] ; Published according to act of Congress.

Author/creator Bingham, Caleb, 1757-1817
Format Electronic and Book
EditionThe thirteenth edition.
Publication InfoBoston : Printed by Manning & Loring, for the author; and sold by him, no. 44, Cornhill, 1810.
Description84 pages : illustrations ; 16 cm
Supplemental Content Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Series Early American imprints. Second series no. 19562. ^A575643
General noteEdition statement transposed; precedes "Published according to Congress." on title page.
General noteWood engraving on verso of title page is a "view of Mr. Bingham's School, in Boston."
General note"Appendix. Improprieties in pronunciation, common among the people of New-England."--p. 73-77.
General note"Appendix. Some of the most common grammatical improprieties, corrected."--p. 78-84.
References Shaw & Shoemaker 19562
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 19562).
Genre/formJuvenile literature 1810.
Genre/formFables 1810.

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