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10 Oct 2019 16:30 GMT

Nama Bible

DI GARATI ELOB ANU GAS MIS DITI [Selections from the Scriptures]

oro zi asa Testaments Gas GuGarus

Published: Saul Solomon, Cape Town, 1859

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187 pages, cream paper wrappers the front one is discoloured with age, uncut edges, the covers and preliminary pages are detached and many pages are unopened, a good copy.

The cover title has been translated with pen markings as follows: Stories God's Holy Word of the Old and New Testament or Covenant.

Darlow (T.H.) and Moule (H.F.): Historical catalogue of the printed editions of the Holy Scripture vol 11.2 no 6957 page 1187: A volume containing selections from the Bible and other matter prepared by F.H. Vollmer of the Rhenish M.S. The volume is dedicated to Sir George Grey then Governor of the Cape. The selection from Scriptures end of page 146 and are followed by a Lutheran catechism and hymns, An extra leaf contains a list of errata.

Not listed in SABIB.

  • Overall Condition: A Good Copy
  • Size: 8vo (230 x 140 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
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