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Mamusse wunneetupanatamwe Up-Biblum God : naneeswe Nukkone Testament kah wonk Wusku Testament / ne quoshkinnumuk nashpe wuttinneumoh Christ noh asoowesit John Eliot.

Publication:
Cambridge [Mass] : Printeuoop nashpe Samuel Green kah Marmaduke Johnson, 1663.
Format/Description:
Book
[1190] p. ; 20 cm. (4to)
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Standardized Title:
Bible. Massachuset. Eliot. 1663.
Local subjects:
Indian linguistics -- Massachuset language. (search)
Notes:
First edition of the first Bible printed in the New World, and the first example in history of the translation and printing of the entire Bible in a new language (Massachuset) as a means of evangelism (Pilling)
New Testament has special title page: Wusku Wuttestamentum Nul-Lordumun Jesus Christ Nuppoquohwussuaeneumun; dated 1661.
Signatures: pi A-5L 5M , A- L 2A- 2X , A- M N (- N4).
Metrical version of Psalms with caption-title: VVame ketoohomae uketoohomaongash David; rules for Christian living with caption-title: Noowomoo Wnttinnoowaonk God ... (final leaf)
Local notes:
This is copy 25 of the Pilling census, and copy 6 of the Evans.
Penn Provenance:
Hobart, H. (autograph)
Petit, Louis Hayes
Quaritch, Bernard
Brinley, George
Drexel, Joseph William
Drexel, Lucy Wharton (bookplate)
Penrose, Boies, II (bookplate)
Ross, T. Edward (bookplate) (donor)
Dunbar, Jeremiah (autograph)
Penn Chronology:
1663
Cited in:
Wing (2nd ed.) B2755
Evans 73
Pilling, J.C. Algonquian languages, p. 147-148
ESTC R28484
University of Pennsylvania. Libraries. Ross Bible, 60
Contributor:
Eliot, John, 1604-1690.
Ross Bible Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
43544884