MISSIONS & MISSIONARIES
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APhiladelphia KJV w/ Scott’s Commentary
(A Series of Missionary BIBLES — #1).  Bible.  English. Authorized (i.e., King James version). 1814. The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, with copious marginal references; also, the introductions to all the books and chapters in the Bible, with the general preface, as affixed to the commentary of Thomas Scott, D.D. Philadelphia: William W. Woodward, 1814. 2 vols. in 1. 4to (24.1 cm, 9.5"). [441], [160] ff.
$300.00

Syriac from the UBS
(A Series of Missionary BIBLES — #2).  Bible.  Syriac. Peshitta. 1823.  [title romanized as] Kethabhe kaddishe, he-kethabhe de-dhiyatheka àttika u-hedhatha. [London: United Bible Societies, 1823]. 4to. 705, 360 pp.
$850.00
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Calcutta Baptist Mission Press
(A Series of Missionary BIBLES — #3) Bible. O.T. Psalms. Bengali. 1844.; Bible. O.T. Proverbs. Bengali. 1844.  [four lines in Bengali, then] The Psalms of David and the Proverbs of Solomon in Bengálí. Calcutta: Pr. for the Bible Translation Society and the American and Foreign Bible Society, at the Baptist Mission Press, 1844. 12mo (16.3 cm; 6.5"). 178, 53, [1 (blank)] pp.
$475.00
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The First Choctaw New Testament
(A Series of Missionary BIBLES — #4). Bible.  N.T. Choctaw. Wright-Byington. 1848.  The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, translated into the Choctaw language. Pin chitokaka pi okchalinchi Chisus Klaist in Testament Himona, chahta anumpta atoshowa hoke. New York: American Bible Society, 1848. 12mo (18.1 cm, 7.1"). 818 pp.
$2275.00
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First Roman CharacterMicmac Gospels
Printed by Megumagea' Ledakun-Weekugukemkawa Moweome”
in Chebootook” (i.e., Halifax)
(A Series of Missionary BIBLES — #5).  Bible.  N.T. Matthew. Micmac. Rand. 1871.  Pela Kesagunoodumumkawa tan tula uksakumamenoo westowoolkw Sasoogoole Clistawit ootenink. Chebooktook: Megumagea Ledakun-weekugemkawa moweome, 1871. 12mo (16.1 cm, 6.3"). 126, [2 (blank)] pp. [with] Bible.. N.T. John. Micmac. Rand. 1872. Wooleagunoodumakun tan tula Saneku. Megumoweesimk. Chebooktook: Megumagea' Ledakun-weekugemkawa moweome, 1872. 103, [1 (blank)] pp.
$875.00
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American Education in Japan, 1894
American Unitarian Association. Japan Mission.  Memorial of the dedication of Yuiitzukwan, Tokyo, Japan, March 25th, 1894. Catalogue of Senshin Gakuin, 1893-1894. Tokyo: No publisher/printer, 1894. 8vo. 71 pp., illus.
$250.00
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What the Unitarians WereDoing in Japan in 1900
American Unitarian Association. Japan Mission.  [cover-title] Unitarian movement in Japan, sketches of the lives and religious work of ten representative Japanese Unitarians. [colophon: Tokyo: Nihon Unitarian Kyokai, 1900]. Oblong 12mo (16 x 22 cm). Frontis., 67, [1] pp., [1] f.
$300.00
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The First American BibleOther Important “Firsts” Here as Well!
Bible.  Algonquian. Eliot. 1663.  A leaf from the Eliot Indian BIble (Mamusse wunneetupanatamwe Up-Biblum God naneeswe Nukkone Testament kah wonk Wusku Testament. Ne quoshkinnumuk nashpe Wuttinneumoh Christ noh asoowesit John Eliot. Nahohtãoeu ontchetãoe printeuoomuk). Cambridge [Mass.]: Printeuoop nashpe Samuel Green kah Marmaduke Johnson, 1663. 4to (19 cm; 7.5"). [1] f.
$1750.00
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Labrador Eskimo & English
Bible.  N.T. Mark. Eskimo (Labrador). Kohlmeister et al. 1916.   The Gospel according to Saint Mark. Evangelistib Markusib aglangit. London: British & Foreign Bible Society, 1916. Square 16mo. 67, [1] pp.
$100.00
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A Jesuit Pioneer inIndia & Japan
Bouhours, Dominique.  La vie de Saint François Xavier, de la Compagnie de Jésus, apostre des Indes et du Japon. Nouvelle édition. Paris: Chez Guillot, 1787. 12mo (16 cm, 6.5"). 2 (of 2) vols. I: 24, 442, [2] pp. (lacks frontis.) II: [4], 418, [1] pp.
$900.00
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Small Format forUse in the Field
Catholic Church Catechisms. Kalispel.   (Canestrelli, trans.).   Catechism of the Christian doctrine prepared and enjoined by order of the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore. [Woodstock, MD]: Woodstock College, 1891. Square 16mo (14 cm; 5.5"). 102 pp.
$225.00
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McMurrin CopyMormon Provenance
Church of Latter-day Saints.  The book of Mormon: An account written by the hand of Mormon, upon plates taken from the plates of Nephi ... fifth electrotype edition. Liverpool: George Teasdale, 1889. 12mo (17.2 cm, 6.75"). xii, 623 pp.
$950.00
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A Capuchin on the Trinity, with Some POETRY as Well
Feliciano de Sevilla.  El sol increado dios trino y uno, y la grande excelencia de su culto y devocion. Reimpreso en Mexico: por D. Felipe de Zúñiga y Ontiveros, 1790. 4to (20.5 cm; 8.25"). [10] ff., 464 pp.
$775.00
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The Language of the FamousWWII Code TalkersMission Press Production
Franciscans. St. Michaels, Ariz.  A vocabulary of the Navaho language. Saint Michaels, AZ: Franciscan fathers, 1912. Small 4to (25 cm; 10"). 2 vols. I: 228 pp. II: 212 pp.
$2200.00
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Surprising ContentCapuchins in Tibet
Surprising FrontispieceUncalled for, Signed, & Au Sanguine
Francisco, de Ajofrín, fray.   Carta familiar de un sacerdote, respuesta a un colegial amigo suyo, en que le dà cuenta de la admirable conquista espiritual del vasto imperio del gran Thibèt, y la mission que los padres Capuchinos tienen alli, con sus singulares progressos hasta el present. Dase tambien una noticia succinta de la fundacion de esta penitente seraphica familia; de los santos que la ilustran, cardenales, arzobispos; de su observancia, y austeridad, missiones que tiene en todo orbe, provincias, conventos, y religiosos en que se halla propagada, con orras noticias historico-eclesiasticas. Mexico: En la imprenta de la Bibliotheca Mexicana, 1765. Small 4to. Frontis., [2] ff., 48 pp.
$10,500.00
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Vanity of Flowers & Other Poems
Fujiwara, Sadaie, & Yoritsuna Utsunomiya. (Clay MacCauley, trans.).   Hyakunin-isshu (single songs of a hundred poets). Literal translations into English, with renderings according to the original metre. Tokyo: Asiatic Society of Japan, 1899. 8vo. xxxi, 152 pp.
$250.00
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Awen Anna Kije Manito?
Guéguen, Jean Pierre.  Kiskinoamati-Masinaigan gaie aiamie kokwedjimitowini-masinaigan, à l'usage des Sauvages du Saint-Maurice (Postes de Wemontaching, Okikendatc Manawan Coucoucache) et de Mekiskan. Publié sous les soins du Rév. Père Jean-Pierre Gueguen, O.M.I. Montréal: C.O. Beauchemin & Fils, Lib.-Imprimeurs, 1889. 16mo. 32 pp.
$725.00
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Missionary Travel tothe ArcticAn Account of Lapland
Högström, Pehr.  M. Petr. Höchströms Missionarii und Pastoris in Galliwarn Beschreibung von dem unter Schwedischer Crone gehörigen Lappland, in sich fassend einen kurtzen Ünterricht sowohl von des Landes Beschaffenheit überhaupt, als aüch von dem Züstande der Einwöhner, ihrer Haushaltung, Sitten, Manieren, Lebensart, Lastern ünd Aberglaüben .... Stockholm & Leipzig : Beij Johann Friedrich Lochner, 1748. 8vo (17.7 cm, 7"). Engr. t.-p. (double-page), 328 pp.; 1 fold. map, 1 fold. plt.
$1500.00
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