TYPE: Bible
COMPONENTS: 478 pp. 12mo. Early boards, rebacked in brown calf, spine gilt.
CONDITION: Generally internally clean, boards worn.
NOTES: Darlow and Moule notes the endeavor's success by mentioning that the complete cost of this edition was refunded by the native purchasers. DandM 7661.
Foreign Language Inscription: Te Korero-motu Ou a to tatou Atu e te Ora a Jesu Mesia, kiritiia i te reo Rarotonga
ITEM ID: 4329

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New Testament in Rarotongan

DATE
Year: 1836
Decade: 1830s
Century: 19th (1801-1900)

5000 copies printed. Translated by John Williams, Charles Pitman, and Aaron Buzacott and printed under William’s supervision.

ARTISTS
Name: British and Foreign Bible Society
Type: Publisher
Artist Information: London