Noah Webster and the First American DictionaryBook - 2005
Noah Webster was a graduate of Yale, a veteran of the American Revolution, and an accomplished legal and political scholar, but he first became famous with the publication of The American Spelling Book, in 1783, popularly called the Blue-Backed Speller for its bright blue cover. Webster dedicated the rest of his professional career to creating uniquely American educational materials and resources, including his famous American Dictionary of the English Language, which was published in 1828.
Publisher: New York : PowerPlus Books, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: B WEBSTER NOAH
Characteristics: 112 p. : col. ill., maps ; 25 cm.
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