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" First, it will afford a device for learning to read more easily than hitherto, especially having a symbolical alphabet set before it; to wit, the characters of the several letters, with the image of that creature whose voice that letter goeth about to... "
Joh. Amos Comenii Orbis Sensualium Pictus: Hoc Est Omnium Principalium in ... - Page 9
by Johann Amos Comenius - 1810 - 213 pages
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 17

Education - 1867
...For the young abc scholar will easily remember the force of every character by the very looking at the creature, till the imagination being strengthened by use, can readily afford all things." It may be necessary to explain, that what Comenius calls the "force of every character " is obtained...
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The Orbis Pictus of John Amos Comenius

Johann Amos Comenius - Children's literature - 1887 - 194 pages
...letters, with the image of that creature,, whose voice that letter goeth about to imitate, pictur'd by it. For the young Abc scholar will easily remember...the viewing of the Pictures, and the inscriptions set over 'em. Where again the very looking upon the thing pictured suggesting the name of the thing,...
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The Orbis Pictus of John Amos Comenius

Johann Amos Comenius - Latin language - 1887 - 194 pages
...of that creature, whose voice that letter goeth about to imitate, pictur'd by it. For the young Abe scholar will easily remember the force of every character...the viewing of the Pictures, and the inscriptions set over 'em. Where again the very looking upon the thing pictured suggesting the name of the thing,...
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Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Volume 10

Charles Dudley Warner - Literature - 1896
...afford a device for learning to read more easily than hitherto, especially having a symbolical alphabet set before it; to wit, the characters of the several...to the viewing of the pictures and the inscriptions set over them. Where again, the very looking upon the thing pictured suggesting the name of the thing,...
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The Historical Development of School Readers and of Method in Teaching Reading

Rudolph Rex Reeder - Readers - 1900 - 92 pages
...For the young ABC scholar will easily remember the force of every character by the very looking at the creature, till the imagination, being strengthened by use, can readily afford all things." Secular pictures, unless of a strictly didactic character, were not looked upon with favor by our Puritan...
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Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Volume 7

Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George Henry Warner - Literature - 1902
...afford a device for learning to read more easily than hitherto, especially having a symbolical alphabet set before it; to wit, the characters of the several...was not thought necessary to be added to this book), lie may proceed to the viewing of the pictures and the inscriptions set over them. Where again, the...
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The Story of A: The Alphabetization of America from the New England Primer ...

Patricia Crain - History - 2002 - 315 pages
...and organized, but also because their visual presentation favors remembering:'4 "For the yong [sic] Abc Scholar will easily remember the force of every...strengthened by use can readily afford all things" (ix; my emphasis). Even though it depends on images, the Comenian alphabet and picture book emerge...
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