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Title
The historical reader :  designed for the use of schools and families, on a new plan   / by J.L. Blake.
Name/Creator
Blake, John Lauris, 1788-1857
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:GSE.LIBR:3355456 
Location
Networked Resource

Gutman Education
Place of Origin
Concord, N.H
Publisher
Horatio Hill
Language
English
Description
372 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
PE1127.H4 B6 1825
Subject
Readers -- 1800-1870

Category
Published materials

Reading instruction

Readers

English

19 century

Note
"The object of this volume is to enable young persons, when learning to read ... to acquire a knowledge of some of the most interesting and useful portions of history ... The names of the several persons from whose writings extracts have been made ... are not annexed to those extracts ..."--Pref., p. [iii]-iv.