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Title The Indian primer or The first book. : By which children may know truely to read the Indian language. And Milk for babes.

Published Boston : Printed by B. Green,, 1720.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 3 unnumbered pages,4-84,4-84,1 unnumbered page : illustrations, ; 12⁰
Notes Added title page: Indiane primer asuh Negonneyeuuk.
Text in an Algonquian dialect and in English on facing pages; facing pages have duplicate numbering.
Differs extensively from the Indian primer of John Eliot. Dialect adaptations probably by Experience Mayhew. Cf. Pilling, J.C. Bibliography of the Algonquian languages, 1891.
Seal of Massachusetts Bay (Reilly 930), p. [1], 1st count, and cut of the ship Royall Charles (Reilly 1124) on last page.
"Spiritual milk for babes .. By John Cotton."--p. 30-46.
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Evans, 2124.
Heartman, C.F. Non-New England primers, 90.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns.
Notes United States Massachusetts Boston.
Subject Algonquian languages -- Grammar.
Indians of North America -- Languages.
Congregational churches -- Catechisms.
Algonquian languages -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Massachuset language -- Texts -- Early works to 1800.
Readers (Primary) -- Bibliography -- Early.