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The School of good manners. [electronic resource] : Containing I. Twenty mixt precepts. II. One hundred and sixty three rules for childrens behaviour. III. Good advice for the ordering of their lives; with a baptismal covenant. IV. Eight wholesome cautions. V. A short, plain, & Scriptural catechism. VI. Principles of the Christian religion. VII. Eleven short exhortations. VIII. Good thoughts for children; a compendious body of divinity; an alphabet of useful copies; and Cyprian's twelve absurdities, &c.

Publication:
New-London [Conn.], : Printed and sold by T. and J. Green., 1754.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([2], ii, 80 pages)
Edition:
The fifth edition.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 40702.
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Subjects:
Children -- Conduct of life.
Etiquette for children and teenagers.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile literature -- 1754.
Catechisms.
Alphabet books -- 1754.
Prayers.
Place of Publication:
United States Connecticut New London.
Notes:
"The following institutions were compiled (chiefly) by Mr. Eleazer Moodey late a famous school-master in Boston."--p. ii. Substantially derived from an English work of the same title written by John Garretson.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 40702).
Cited in:
Bristol B1666
Shipton and Mooney 40702
Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut (supplement), 2404
Johnson, H.A. New London, 607
Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 871.3
Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 41
Contributor:
Garretson, J. (John)
Moody, Eleazer, d. 1720, comp.
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