Eliot Bible

John Eliot. From The Holy Bible: Containing The Old Testament and The New. Translated into the Indian Language, 1663.

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This Bible was named for John Eliot, a Puritan missionary. Eliot had 1,500 copies of the book printed in 1663, which were bought both by curious Englishmen and Indigenous readers looking to learn to read and develop their faith.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title Eliot Bible
Publication Title The Holy Bible: Containing The Old Testament and The New. Translated into the Indian Language
Creator John Eliot
Publication Date 1663
Call Number VAULT Ayer 421 .M435 B5 1663
Location Special Collections