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INGLIS, Rev. John

[NEW HEBRIDES; MISSIONS] A dictionary of the Aneityumese language. (Presentation copy from the author to Rev. Clark of Williamstown).

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In two parts. I. Aneityumese and English. II. English and Aneityumese. Also outlines of Aneityumese grammar. And an introduction, containing notices of the missions to the native races, and illustrations of the principles and peculiarities of the Aneityumese languageBy the Rev. John Inglis, thirty-three years a missionary, first of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of Scotland, and then of the Free Church of Scotland, in New Zealand and the New Hebrides. London : Williams & Norgate, 1882. First edition. Octavo (190 x 30 mm), publisher’s blind-blocked black pebbled cloth, spine lettered in gilt; front free-endpaper with a presentation inscription in ink ‘From the Author, to Rev. Jno. Clark, Williamstown, Victoria’ and immediately below it a slightly later inscription in Clark’s hand ‘From Rev. J. C. to G. J. C.’; pp. i-xxix, [1 blank], 31-200; off-setting and spotting to endpapers and preliminary leaves, otherwise very clean throughout, binding firm; a fine presentation copy.