Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. Learn More

English Horn-book

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by The British Museum
published on 21 July 2020
Send to Google Classroom:

A 17th century CE horn-book, a commonly used teaching tool from the 16th century CE onwards. The text (here with the alphabet and an extract of the Lord's Prayer) is protected by a thin layer of horn. (British Museum, London)

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Museum, T. B. (2020, July 21). English Horn-book. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/12503/

Chicago Style

Museum, The B. "English Horn-book." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 21, 2020. https://www.ancient.eu/image/12503/.

MLA Style

Museum, The B. "English Horn-book." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Jul 2020. Web. 02 Mar 2021.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support World History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!

Donate