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Words nearby hornbook
Example sentences from the Web for hornbook
This may seem like hornbook eighth-grade civics, but it bears repeating.
And, Captain Borroughcliffe, as you appear to be forgetting the use of your own language, here is even a hornbook for you!The Pilot|J. Fenimore Cooper
It was difficult to get books in those days, and a hornbook would last a long time.Stories of New Jersey|Frank Richard Stockton
They also tell of the use of the hornbook and the sun-dial, describe the making of soap and candles, and so forth.A Mother's List of Books for Children|Gertrude Weld Arnold
But not to nod over a hornbook at the petty school—not John Shakespeare's son!A Warwickshire Lad|George Madden Martin
His "Gull's Hornbook" is written against coxcombs, and he says their "vinegar railings shall not quench his Alpine resolutions."History of English Humour, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Alfred Guy Kingan L'Estrange