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The Pitcairn Bible.

Title
The Pitcairn Bible.
Author
New York Public Library.
Publication
New York : New York Public Library, 1934.

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TextUse in library *HND (NYPL)Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
TextUse in library ZAE p.v. 505Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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14 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill.; 26 cm.
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Note
  • Notice of a Bible, printed at Edinburgh 1764, brought aboard the ship Bounty, Dec. 23, 1787, by a sailor, and to Pitcairn Island in 1789, where it remained until 1839; presented May 24, 1924 to the New York Public Library by the heirs of Rev. Daniel Miner Lord, the Bible's last private owners.
  • "First reprinted July, 1924. Reset and reprinted, with revisions, October, 1934 from the Bulletin of the New York Public Library, June, 1924."
  • "Autobiography of this Bible. Compiled by Edward Harris. 1859": p. 4-9.
  • Also includes accounts of the Bible's history by the donors, E. H. Lord, D. M. Lord, H. G. Lord and H. L. Bradford.
Call Number
ZAE p.v. 505
Author
New York Public Library.
Title
The Pitcairn Bible.
Imprint
New York : New York Public Library, 1934.
Added Author
Harris, Edward, colporteur Am. Bible Soc.
New York Public Library. Bulletin.
Research Call Number
ZAE p.v. 505
*HND (NYPL) p.v. 18
*RB-*YIG (New York Public Library. Pitcairn Bible)
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