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Isaiah: Frae Hebrew Intil Scottis.


Price: £40.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and Glasgow: J.Menzies & Co., 1879.:

Seller ID: 42797

1st edition. Translation of the Book of Isaiah from Hebrew into Scottish dialect. "The bulk of the language, both in terms and phraseology, is such as was in daily use by all well-educated peasants and country gentlemen of the last generation, and such as they had received by tradition from their own forefathers - men who represented the true vernacular of their country, from the days of the Reformation and of the Covenant." 22cms x 17cms. Pp.82/1 list of othe... View more info