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Bibles and Christian Texts in the Languages of the New Hebrides

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Century: 19th (1801-1900)

A group of Bibles and Christian texts in the various languages of the New Hebrides including Aoba, Lifu and Raga.

6 volumes including:
1. Tusi Hmitot, ene la Isisinyikeu ka Heko…. London: British and Foreign Bible Society, 1890. 8vo. Full leather, gilt spine title. Rubbing to boards, foxing to endpages, else near fine. The first complete Bible in Lifu. Darlow & Moule 6363
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2. Ai vola ni Veiyalayalati Vou i Jisu Karisito… London: Sa Tabai Mai Modoni, E. Peritani, 1875. 8vo. Rebacked embossed leather boards, new leather spine titled in gilt. Rubbing, near fine.