Ko Te Kawenata Tawhito; No Nga Whakatauki Tae Noa Ki A Maraki [Maori Bible extract - Old Testament - Proverbs to Malachi]

By: [Maori Bible - Old Testament extract]

Price: NZ$448.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Moderate rubbing and fading to boards. Spine cloth faded. A small 3/8" chip to cloth at tip of lower corner of front board. ; The Old Testament books from Proverbs through Malachi. Text in Te Reo Maori. [4], 377 pages. Original blind-stamped purple cloth boards. "Kawenata Tawhito" in blind-stamped letters in the centre of the front board. Pale yellow endpapers. Page dimensions: 182 x 103mm. Some pencil notations on front endpaper. [Bibliographical Reference: BIM 470 - "prepared from the revised probationary texts of [Robert] Maunsell's translation [. . .] the third and final volume of the BFBS [British and Foreign Bible Society] edition of the Old Testament; the earlier volumes were the Hexateuch (1848, no. 352) and Judges-Psalms (1855, no. 455), an interim edition until the complete Bible was published in 1868 (no. 716)." BIM notes bindings of full calf or of royal blue, "the latter with blind tooling", but not the colour of this particular copy.] ; 8vo

Title: Ko Te Kawenata Tawhito; No Nga Whakatauki Tae Noa Ki A Maraki [Maori Bible extract - Old Testament - Proverbs to Malachi]

Author Name: [Maori Bible - Old Testament extract]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ranana [London], I Taia Tenei Pukapuka Mo Te Bible Society: 1858

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 12073

Keywords: History Pacific 19th Century Maori Missionary Chri Te Reo Maori