Detroit. 1846. -268,pp. 12mo. Original sheep. Rubbed. Lacks original titlepage, supplied in expert facsimile. Else very good. Item #WRCAM29067
Consists of sermons in the Chippewa (Ojibwa) language, preached by the pioneering missionary, Father Frederic Baraga. Baraga had a long and productive career, including thirty-three years among the Chippewas. The index is a calendar keyed to religious festivals. PILLING, ALGONQUIAN, pp.26-27. PILLING, PROOF-SHEETS 261. AYER INDIAN LINGUISTICS (CHIPPEWA) 11. SIEBERT SALE 471.