Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Dyke, Thomas, schoolmaster

Title:
Reading made perfectly easy, or, An introduction to the reading the Holy Bible : consisting of lessons so disposed, that the learner is led on with pleasure from easy to more hard words, which is the only rational method of teaching ; being sentences from Scripture and other books, on moral and religious subjects ; also Scripture stories, very pleasant and advantageous to youth, to prepare them to understand the Holy Scriptures / by T. Dyke, School-Master, in London.
Alternate Title(s):
Reading made perfectly easy
Edition:
The thirty-eighth edition / with large additions and improvements, by D. Fenning, author of the Universal spelling-book, &c. to which are subjoined, six familiar fables, with an instructive moral to each of them. To this edition is added, the catechism of the Church of England, divided into sentences, to prevent the learner from making improper stops; for the use not only of Sunday, but of schools in general.
Published/Created:
London : Printed for B. Crosby, Stationer's-Court; and B.C. Collins, Salisbury, MDCCXCVIII [1798]

Physical Description:
120 p. : ill. ; 16 cm.
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"[Price Six-Pence.]"--Foot of title page.
Subject Terms:
Readers (Primary) -- Early works to 1800. | Bible stories -- Early works to 1800. | Primers (Prayer books) -- Church of England. | Christian literature for children -- Early works to 1800. | Bible. English Authorised. | Crosby, B. -- Publisher. | Collins, B. C. -- Publisher. | Maitland, Charlotte Mary -- Autograph. | Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1798.
Form/Genre:
Primers (Instructional books) | Readers. | Catechisms.
Contributors:
Fenning, Daniel.