MISSIONS & MISSIONARIES
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APhiladelphia KJV w/ Scott’s Commentary
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
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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Early ABS Spanish New TestamentA Controversial Translation
Bible.  N.T. Spanish. 1823. Scio de S. Miguel.  El Nuevo Testamento de nuestro señor Jesu Cristo, traducido de la Biblia Vulgata Latina. Nueva York: Estereotipa por Elihu White a costa de la Sociedad Americana de la Biblia, 1823. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 376 pp.
$600.00
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Calcutta Baptist Mission Press
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
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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Translated by MissionariesWho Arrived in Idaho in 1836!
Bible.  N.T. Matthew. Nez Percé. Spalding. 1871.  Matthewnim taaiskt. The Gospel according to Matthew translated into the Nez Perces language. New York: American Bible Society, 1871. 12mo (18 cm; 7"). 130 pp.
$1350.00
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First Roman CharacterMicmac Gospels
Printed by Megumagea' Ledakun-Weekugukemkawa Moweome”
in Chebootook” (i.e., Halifax)
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

For theMORAVIAN MISSION in Labrador
Bible.  O.T.  Eskimo (Labrador). Morhardt-Erdmann. Selections. 1871.   Testamentetokak Hiobib aglangit, Salomoblo imgerusersoanga tikkilugit. Stolpen [Netherlands]: Gustav Winterib Nênerlauktangit, 1871. 12mo (20 cm; 8"). 274 pp.
$1500.00
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Luke in KOREAN, Printed in Korea
Bible.  N.T. Luke. Korean. Ross et al. 1890.  [title in Hangul character, translated as: Luke's Gospel]. [Seoul: Sammun Ch'ulp'ansa], 1890. 12mo (21.5 cm; 8.5"). 60 ff.
$7500.00
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Korean ROMANS
Bible.  N.T. Romans. Korean. Ross et al. 1890.  [title in Hangul character, translated as: Epistle to the Romans]. [Seoul: Sammun Ch'ulp'ansa], 1890. 12mo (21.5 cm; 8.5"). 26 ff.
$7500.00
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For God So Loved the World”
Bible.  N.T. John, 3:16. Polyglot. 1890.   St. John iii, 16, &c. in most of the languages and dialects in which the British and foreign Bible society has printed or circulated the Holy Scriptures. London: British & Foreign Bible Society, 1890. 12mo (18 cm; 7"). 83, [1] pp., [2] ff.
$150.00
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The First JESUIT Mission to theMUGHAL Empire
Bartoli, Daniello.  Missione al Gran Mogor del P. Ridolfo Aqvaviva ... sua vita e morte, e d'altri quattro compagni uccisi in odio della fede in Salsete di Goa. Milano: Lodovico Monza, 1664. 12mo. [4] ff., 193, [1] p., [1] f.
$8750.00
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Hymnal *&* Music Lessons inGILBERTESE
Bingham, Hiram.  Te boki n anene ma b'ana ae aia boki Kristian ni karaoiroa te Atua ... (Gilbertese hymn and tune book ... ). New York: E boretiaki iroun te Biglow & Main Co. [for the Hawaiian Board of Missions], 1900. Oblong 12mo (14 x 18 cm; 5.25" x 7"). x, 231, [1] pp.
$300.00
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He Wanted to Be a Missionary to the Chiriguanos . . .
He Learned Angolan” Instead & Served Lima's Blacks
Buendía, José.  Vida admirable y prodigiosas virtudes del venerable y apostolico padre Francisco del Castillo de la Compañia de Jesus, natural de Lima, ciudad de Los Reyes en la provincia del Perù. Madrid: Antonio Roman, 1693. 4to. [16] ff., 666 pp., [1] f. (without the portrait).
$1750.00
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Nahuatl Catechism, withProvenance
Catholic Church.  Catechisms. (Manuel Perez, trans.).  Cathecismo romano, traducido en castellano, y mexicano por ... Manuel Perez. Mexico: por Francisco de Rivera Calderon, 1723. Small 4to (20.5 cm; 8"). [14] ff., 248 pp.
$4750.00
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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 Missionary Book for Use amongthe Chinese of California
Condit, Ira M.  English and Chinese reader. New York: American Tract Society, 1882. 12mo (19 cm; 7.5"). 144 pp.
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Nesika Papa Klaksta Mitlite Kopa Saghalie”
Eells, Myron.  Hymns in the Chinook jargon language. Portland, OR: David Steel, 1889. 16mo (14.5 cm; 5.75"). 40 pp., and wrappers.
$200.00
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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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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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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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Monthly Publication inCree Syllabics
Kitchitwa miteh.  Hobbema, Alberta, Canada: Oblate Fathers, 1953–73. Tall 8vo (25 cm; 10"). 13 issues, each 16 pp.
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