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Author: Porterfield, James.
Title: A choice jewel for children, or, A firm and easie foundation laid for reading of the sacred scriptures;: with the shorter catechism (appointed by the General Assembly) in syllables, whereby such may attain to true spelling, and the ready reading of the catechism, and scripture, or any Latine or English book, comprehended in few lessons, never extant before. / by James Porterfield ...
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A choice jewel for children, or, A firm and easie foundation laid for reading of the sacred scriptures;: with the shorter catechism (appointed by the General Assembly) in syllables, whereby such may attain to true spelling, and the ready reading of the catechism, and scripture, or any Latine or English book, comprehended in few lessons, never extant before. / by James Porterfield ...
Porterfield, James.

Edinburgh: Printed by John Reid, at his printing-house in Bell's Wynd, 1694.
Subject terms:
Readers -- Bible.
Religious education
Catechisms, English.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A90874.0001.001

Contents
title page
ADVERTISEMENT,
part
The first Lesson.
The English Alphabets.
The Italian Alphabets.
The Roman Alphabets.
in Order.
Out of Order.
Second Lesson.
Third Lesson. Double and Triple Prepositions.
Fourth Lesson.
Dipthongs and Tripthongs, with Exceptions and Syllables.
Proof.
Proof of Neighbours.
Lesson V.
Single Syllables in Order.
Out of order.
The Proof.
The proof of Supper Life.
Lesson VI. Double and Triple Prepositions, and like-wayes a Proof of the Third Lesson.
Lesson VII.
Short Terminations.
The Proof.
Lesson VIII. Long Terminations, and Proof.
Lesson IX. The Monosyllables of the CATECHISM.
Lesson X. DIPTHONGS.
Lesson XI. The Dissyllables of the CATECHISM.
Lesson XII. DIPTHONGS.
Lesson XIII. Three STLLABLES.
Lesson XIV. DIPTHONGS.
Lesson XV. Words of four Syllables.
Lesson XVI. Words of five Syllables.
The Monosyllables of the New TESTAMENT.
Lesson XVII. MATTHEW.
Lesson XVIII. DIPTHONGS.
Lesson XIX
LESSON XX.
LESSON XXI.