Holy Bible, Te Kawenata Tawhito; 1938.1.1


Holy Bible, Te Kawenata Tawhito

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The Holy Bible written in Maori, 1848. This bible was translated and has annotations and corrections in the margins by Rev. William Williams (1800 - 1878). The bible was printed by T.R.Harrison, London. It is bound in brown leather with a stitched binding and measures 180 x 120 x 40mm (HWD). William Williams arrived in Paihia, 25 March 1826. By September 1826 he had begun his first serious effort to translate the scriptures into the Maori language. Copyright
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royce bailey 17 Apr 2010 00:47 AM,UTC

to whom it may concern
i have a copy of a bible just like this one with a date of 1848 would just like to find outb somemore about it if it is possible and i also have a copy of another book o nga inoinga published 1859 i would really appreciate if you can help with any infomation thank you

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