MOHAWK PRAYER BOOK.
NELLES, ABRAHAM, translator. Book of Common Prayer. Ne Kaghyadquhsera ne Yoedereanayeadagwha. Hamilton: Printed at Ruthven's Book and Job Office, 1842.
8vo. viii, 456 pp. Period green straight-grained sheep. Corners and spine worn, old shelf label to spine and library bookplate.
Provenance: Rev. T.W. Fyles (presentation inscription from Nelles); presented by Fyles to Bishop's College Lennoxville in 1896 (inscription and bookplate).
PRESENTATION COPY: inscribed by the translator and dated 1864 from the Mohawk Parsonage. This edition includes the first appearance in Mohawk of the Collects, translated by John Hill.