Ko Te Tahi Wahi O Te Kawenata Tawhito [Maori Bible - Genesis to Joshua]

By: Maori Bible [Genesis To Joshua]

Price: NZ$336.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Lacking spine cloth. Front board nearly detached. Loss of cloth from upper corner and fore-edges of both boards. Early owner's signature "Nich[?] L. Mayne". Old dampstains to corner of front free endpaper and preliminary leaves. Minor dampstains to upper corners of pages 1-4. ; A fairly early edition in Maori of part of the Holy Bible. A complete edition of the bible in Maori was not published until 1868. This edition contains the Hexateuch, translated into Maori by Robert Maunsell. [iv], 343, [1] pages. Black cloth covers. Text in double columns. [References: BIM 352 - "The BFBS [British and Foreign Bible Society] ('te Komiti ta Paipera') edition of the Hexateuch (Genesis to Joshua), prepared from the 1847 probationary text (no. 319). William Williams, Maunsell and Puckey applied to the BFBS and were supported by Henry Venn at the CMS"; Williams 167; Bagnall 478]. ; 12mo

Title: Ko Te Tahi Wahi O Te Kawenata Tawhito [Maori Bible - Genesis to Joshua]

Author Name: Maori Bible [Genesis To Joshua]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: No Ranana [London], Na te Komiti ta Paipera / Printed By T. R. Harrison: 1848

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 11733

Keywords: Maori Bible Hexateuch