To master John the English maid A hornbook gives of gingerbread; And, that the child may learn the better, As he can name, he eats the letter. Poems on Several Occasions - עמוד 352מאת Matthew Prior, Elizabeth Singer Rowe - 1718 - 506 דפיםתצוגה מלאה
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...on it like a real horn book, and according to the poet: To Master John the English maid A horn book gives of gingerbread: And that the child may learn...can name he eats the letter; Proceeding thus with vast delight, He spells and gnaws from left to right. — Globe-Democrat. The New and the Old in Education....