FIRST EDITION. D. Fanshaw, printer. Bound full-leather. Translator: Harris, Thompson S. [T.]. The Gospel of Saint Luke Translated into the Seneca Tongue [Ne Hoiwiyosdosheh Noyohdadogedih Ne Saint Luke Nenonodowohga. 16mo, 149pp., Original full leather binding. Minor foxing and staining on a few pages. Original full calf leather binding w/ minor nicks and scuffs. Quite sound. Small tear on the margin of page 34. No text affected. Title page in both languages as well. The text contains 149 numbered pages but 300 pages total, as the bilingual pages face each other. Contains Key to the orthography used in this work recommended by Mr. Pickering in his treatise on the Indian Languages and which uses the vowel sounds as used by most nations in Europe. Thompson S. Harris was a missionary to the Seneca who also translated the Gospel of Matthew and the Sermon on the Mount into the Seneca language. Bookseller Inventory # 000882
Title: 1829 FIRST EDITION Bible Gospel of Saint ...
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