This is one of a series of Bible reading books intended for family devotions. It was written by the daughter of a banker and wife of an Episcopal minister and was very popular in the Victorian era. The publishers have updated this edition and added questions, key verses for memorising, etc. Book 1 covers Genesis to Joshua in 39 chapters.
Each daily segment starts with a devotional section, an activity section, the lesson itself, questions and finally a conclusion to wrap up the segment
Line upon Line 1 is split into four sections of between four and nineteen lessons all from the Old Testament.
Section 1:Genesis - Creation, Sin of Adam, Cain & Abel, The Flood, Abraham (3 lessons), Jacob (3 lessons), Joseph (9 lessons)
Section 2:Exodus - 12 lessons on Moses, from the basket in the bulrushes to the journey of the Israelites.
Section 3:Numbers - 4 lessons on Moses, from the twelve spies to Moses death.
Section 4:Joshua - 4 lessons from Rahab to Joshua's death.