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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated from the Latin Vulgate ; Diligently Compared with the Original Greek; and First Published at the English College, at Rheims, 1582. Published by Edward Dunigan & Brother, New York.

Early "pocket" edition of the Catholic New Testament in the Rheims Version. Green 12mo. embossed cloth. By Irish-American publisher for circulation among the many new Irish immigrants of the period.  Top headcap slightly frayed; lower headcap repaired. Light pencil scribbles on preliminary and terminal blanks; otherwise unmarked. Occasional spotting, but overall clean interior. 357 pp. with publisher's advertising leaf at rear.

Scarce Early American Catholic New Testament in the Rheims Version, 1852.