WEBSTER’S BLUE-BACKED SPELLERWEBSTER’S BLUE-BACKED SPELLER is the popular name, derived from the blue paper covers, of Noah Webster’s. Both “Webster’s Blue-Backed Spelling Book” and the “New England Primer” were basic, foundational textbooks used in the schools of our republic in the 18th. The Original Blue Back Speller by Noah Webster, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Webster was born October 16,on a farm in West Hartford, Connecticut. It is the most concise, logical, methodical resource I have ever run across to teach spelling and phonics. Share your thoughts with other customers.


A Grammatical Institute of the English Language was a success, particularly volume one, which dealt with spelling and related topics. The Spelling Book was by necessity published by various printers in the large cities, who contracted with Webster to produce the book.

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Many of the Founding Fathers used this book to home school their children, including Benjamin Franklin who taught his granddaughter to read, spell, and pronounce words using “Old Blue Back. His family came from the early European colonists of Massachusetts and Connecticut.

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Original Blue Back Speller

For example, if you are reading this article on a computer, point the mouse to any word in the story. Retrieved August spellr, Webster thought that Americans should learn from American books, so he began writing the three volume compendium A Grammatical Institute of the English Language.

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My copy probably was published in Wilmington, Delaware, by Bonsal and Niles. Write to us in the Comments section or on our Facebook page.

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