THE BOOK OF A THOUSAND TONGUES.
- London and New York: United Bible Societies, (1972).
- cloth, dust jacket.
- xx, 536 pages.
Price: $25.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 50470
Revised edition. Fine in near fine jacket. The first edition of 1938 was edited by Eric M. North. This second edition is edited by Eugene A. Nida. This book is "a unique catalog of all the languages of the world in which at least one complete Book of the Bible had been published by the end of 1968. 1,399 languages often with a number of citations of important editions associated with that language. Gives chronological and geographical lists and indices. From the reference library of Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts with their bookplate included.