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American Ostervald For FRENCH-Reading Users, 1824
Bible.  N.T. French. 1824. Ostervald. Le nouveau testament de notre seigneur Jésus-Christ... seconde édition Américaine. Boston: J.H.A. Frost, 1824. 12mo (18.2 cm, 7.1"). 379, [5 (1 blank)] pp.
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For theMORAVIAN MISSION in Labrador
Bible.  O.T.  Eskimo (Labrador). Morhardt-Erdmann. Selections. 1871.   Testamentetokak Hiobib aglangit, Salomoblo imgerusersoanga tikkilugit. Stolpen [Netherlands]: Gustav Winterib Nênerlauktangit, 1871. 12mo (20 cm; 8"). 274 pp.
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Small Format forUse in the Field
Catholic Church Catechisms. Kalispel.   (Canestrelli, trans.).   Catechism of the Christian doctrine prepared and enjoined by order of the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore. [Woodstock, MD]: Woodstock College, 1891. Square 16mo (14 cm; 5.5"). 102 pp.
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Micmac National Anthem Words in French & Micmac
Clergue, Omer.  [drop-title] Chant national des Micmacs. Musique de Omer Clergue, Prof. au Conservatoire de Toulouse. Paroles du R. P. Sébastien, O. M. C. [N.p., Ristigouche?: n.d., ca. 1910?]. 8vo. 4 pp.
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19th-Century Ontario Childhood StoriesAn Arts & Crafts Binding
Connor, Ralph.  Glengarry school days: a story of early days in Glengarry. Chicago: Fleming H. Revell & Co., 1902. 12mo (18.6 cm, 7.375"). [8], 13–340 pp.; 3 plts.
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Mínupgua ak-mákukur, danáashe ízissúrak . . .” CROW
[Crimont, Joseph Raphael; Joseph Mary Cataldon; & Peter Paul Prando].  [cover title] Prayers in the Crow Indian language composed by the missionaries of the Society of Jesus. De Smet Mission, Idaho: De Smet Mission Print, 1891. 8vo (22 cm; 8.5"). [2] ff., 19, [3 (blank)] pp.
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"I wish she would writea Jalna book a year for the rest of her life . . ."
De la Roche, Mazo. The building of Jalna. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1944. 8vo. [4] ff. 366 pp.
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Nesika Papa Klaksta Mitlite Kopa Saghalie” — CHINOOK
Eells, Myron.  Hymns in the Chinook jargon language. Portland, OR: David Steel, 1889. 16mo (14.5 cm; 5.75"). 40 pp., and wrappers.
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Awen Anna Kije Manito?CREE
Guéguen, Jean Pierre.  Kiskinoamati-Masinaigan gaie aiamie kokwedjimitowini-masinaigan, à l'usage des Sauvages du Saint-Maurice (Postes de Wemontaching, Okikendatc Manawan Coucoucache) et de Mekiskan. Publié sous les soins du Rév. Père Jean-Pierre Gueguen, O.M.I. Montréal: C.O. Beauchemin & Fils, Lib.-Imprimeurs, 1889. 16mo. 32 pp.
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Hymns & Prayers forArctic-Dwelling Indians
Kirby, William West.  Hymns, prayers and instruction in the Chipewyan language. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, (1924). 16mo (16.5 cm; 6.5"). 91, [1] pp.
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Moravian Mission Texts inESKIMO/INUIT
Martin, A.  Unipkautsit attornartut ajokertûtsemut kaujijaksaujune sunatuinarne. Illiniarvingnullo kittorngarênullo illingajut. Herrnhut: G. Winterib nenilauktangit, 1899. 8vo (21 cm; 8.5"). vii, 128 pp.
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The American Revolutionary War Firsthand Account of an Elite Fighting Force
Simcoe, John Graves.  Simcoe's military journal. A history of the operations of a partisan corps, called the Queen's Rangers, commanded by Lieut. Col. J.G. Simcoe, during the war of the American Revolution.... New York: Bartlett & Welford, 1844. 8vo (23.8 cm, 9.4"). xvii, [3], [13]–328 pp.; 10 fold. plts.
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Sturrock, W.  A military mite to the mountain of literature, or, The rhymes of a red coat. Quebec: Middleton & Dawson, 1858. 12mo (16.5 cm; 6.375"). 40 pp., [2] ff. .
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Only the Second Known Copy?
Waterville College.  Bell-a! Horrid-a bell-a! Inaugural ceremonies at the coronation of John Tupper Champlin. [Maine?]: No publisher/printer, 1853. 8vo (23 cm; 9") 4 pp.
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