BIBLE, in Inuit The Gospels According to St. Matthew, St. Mark, St. Luke, and St. John, translated into the Language of the Esquimaux Indians on the Coast of Labrador; by the Missionaries of the Unitas Fratrum; or, United Brethren. Residing at Nain, Okkak, and Hopedale
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BIBLE, in Inuit The Gospels According to St. Matthew, St. Mark, St. Luke, and St. John, translated into the Language of the Esquimaux Indians on the Coast of Labrador; by the Missionaries of the Unitas Fratrum; or, United Brethren. Residing at Nain, Okkak, and Hopedale
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BIBLE, in Inuit
The Gospels According to St. Matthew, St. Mark, St. Luke, and St. John, translated into the Language of the Esquimaux Indians on the Coast of Labrador; by the Missionaries of the Unitas Fratrum; or, United Brethren. Residing at Nain, Okkak, and Hopedale, bookplates of Charlton and Francis Whitmore, inscribed "Apley Park", contemporary cloth, lacking upper cover [D & M 3509], 12mo, W. M'Dowall for the British and Foreign Bible Society, 1813

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  • As published, without the inclusion of St. John's Gospel although referred to on the title-page.
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