The story of the pilgrim fathers, their voyage on the Mayflower, their early struggles, hardhships and dangers, and the beginning of American democracy. As told in the journals of Francis Beaumont, Cavalier.
From the earliest discoveries to the present time: embracing a full account of the aborigines; biographical notices of distinguished men; numerous maps, plans of battle-fields, and pictorial illustrations; and other features calculated to give our youth correct ideas of their country's past and present, and a taste for general historical reading.
Containing interesting, moral, and instructive reading lessons, composed of words of one, two, and three syllables designed for the use of small children and, in connexion with No. 1, to accompany the spelling-book in families and schools.