An Illustrated history & description Of Schools in the 18th & 19th Centurys.

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156 Old-time Schools and School-books
William Graham his Book
God grant him grace therein to look,
that he may run that blessed race
that heaven may be his dwelling Place.
A rhyme of similar gentleness was : -
This Book was bought for good Intent pray bring it home when it is lent.
Lines from a Bingham's American Preceptor, 1803.
Sometimes a series of jingles was so arranged as to lead the reader on a wild goose chase. At the top of one of the early pages would be written :
If my name you wish to see look on page 103.
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