Essays Tagged: "New England Primer"

Scarlet Letter by Nathanial Hawthorne: The sins of the characters.

August 27, 2002The Sins of the Puritans"In Adam's fall, we sinned all."(Hall, 1)This quote from the New England primer much pertains to Nathaniel Hawthorne's characters in The Scarlet Letter. The Puri ... So, to their own unutterable torment, they go about t among their fellow-creatures looking pure as new-fallen snow while their hearts are all looking speckled and spotted with iniquity of which they ...

(12 pages) 94 1 3.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Puritain Values, an analysis of early American Literature.

The literature of early New England reflected the lives and beliefs of Puritan colonists. The basis of their society was str ... also shine through in their writings. The literary works of Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, and the New England Primer are all prime testaments of Puritan thought.In The New England Primer, the reader ... ng witness to the thoughts of this society, the works of Anne Bradstreet, Johnathan Taylor, and The New England Primer stand testament in personifying the ideals of an upright puritan.

(2 pages) 43 0 1.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The New England Primer

Goel 1Anu GoelMrs. DefineHonors American Literature26 September 2014J is for Jesus: The New England Primer"My book and Heart/Shall Never Part" (The New England Primer 2). A primer is a boo ... (The New England Primer 2). A primer is a book that is used to help children learn to read. In The New England Primer, the heart's connection the Bible is an allusion for the letter H; it enforces th ... nt to the Bible, one of the many other Biblical references that are made throughout the primer. The New England Primer is almost a simplified version of the Bible and Christianity; it teaches children ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith