ELIOT, JOHN, translator.
The Holy Bible: Containing the Old Testament and the New. Translated into the Indian Language.... [Cambridge, MA: Samuel Green and Marmaduke Johnson, 1663.]
Single printed leaf only. 4to (185 x 143 mm). Light soiling, tiny repaired tear at lower margin.
LEAF FROM THE FIRST BIBLE PRINTED IN THE NEW WORLD AND THE FIRST BIBLE IN A NATIVE AMERICAN LANGUAGE, a tour-de-force translation by the renowned Puritan missionary, John Eliot. The present is leaf 5L3, containing Chaps 9-10 of Zechariah and some surrounding text. Ayer, Massachusetts 1, Church 580, D & M 6737, Evans 72; Field 485, PMM 142; Sabin 22154.