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An inconvenient alphabet: Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution

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Grouping Authoranderson beth
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subject_facetAmericanisms
Americanisms -- Juvenile literature
English language -- United States -- Orthography and spelling
English language -- United States -- Orthography and spelling -- Juvenile literature
Franklin, Benjamin, -- 1706-1790
Franklin, Benjamin, -- 1706-1790 -- Juvenile literature
Spelling reform
Spelling reform -- Juvenile literature
Webster, Noah, -- 1758-1843
Webster, Noah, -- 1758-1843 -- Juvenile literature
title_displayAn inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution
title_fullAn inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution / written by Beth Anderson ; illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley
title_shortAn inconvenient alphabet
title_subBen Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution
topic_facetAmericanisms
English language
Franklin, Benjamin
Orthography and spelling
Spelling reform
Webster, Noah