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SACRED AND INTERESTING,

DEDUCED FROM

TIL HOLY SORIPTURES,

AND ADAPTED TO

The Use and Instruction of Children.

DESIGNED TO

PREVENT DISEASE OCCASIONED BY THE EXCITEMENT

OF THE PASSIONS.

BY

F. CORBYN, Esq.

«« 'Tis granted that no plainer truth appears,
Our most important are our earliest years.
The mind, impressible and soft, with ease
Imbibes and copies what she fears and sees.
And through life's labyrinths how vast the clue
That education gives her, false or true !"

COWPER.

Calcutta : PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR ; AND SOLD BY MESSRS. THACKER AND CO.- SOLD ALSO BY MESSRS. PARBURY, ALLEN, AND CO. LONDON.

21 MAR 1964

LIER

TO Mrs. WILSON.

MY DEAR MADAM,

When I reflect upon the great sacrifices you have made in the cause advocated in this work, and witness theindefatigable exertion with which you persevere, in this interesting part of our beloved Redeemer's vineyard, -- in liberating the Indian female from the walls of a Zenana, in laying before her claims to freedom,-in dispersing the clouds of mental darkness,-in introducing to her mind the light of a glorious revelation-by the system which you have adopted in the female schools which you have been the blessed instrument of establishing, by your

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