Ki Sarvis Bad Ki Jingrwai Na Ka Bynta Ka Jingmane Lang Ne Marwei : A Book of Unitarian Services and Hymns in the Khasi Language

By: Kissor Singh, Hajom

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


439 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; KHASI language throughout, except some headings in Khasi and English and 11 hymns in English. ; Hardcover, brown leather binding, [xxxviii] + 388 + 13 pages, 2 indexes, 7 orders of service, 43 readings, 26 readings with responsive singing; 241 hymns with lyrics, metrical indicators, some with names of tunes (in English) stated, some with solfege marks. ; Originally published 1892. This is 2nd edition (New and Enlarged Edition) 1907. Written and published by religious pioneer Hajom Kissor Singh (1865-1923) for Unitarians of North East India. Includes basic service, home service, funeral service, Lord's prayer, family register, much more. ; We have graded this item Fair. Edges quite worn. Front endpaper inscribed to Lilian Freeman Clarke (1842-1921, painter, charity worker, daughter of Rev. James Freeman Clarke) by author but not signed. Several leaves unopened. Main defect: backstrip heavily chipped, underlayer of old newspaper partly visible, spine label reads 'Khasi Unitarian Hymn B.' No interior marks. Binding tight. Sold as is. Rare.

Title: Ki Sarvis Bad Ki Jingrwai Na Ka Bynta Ka Jingmane Lang Ne Marwei : A Book of Unitarian Services and Hymns in the Khasi Language

Author Name: Kissor Singh, Hajom

Categories: Religion & Spirituality,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Khasi Hills Unitarian Union: 1907

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Item: 0.80 lbs

Seller ID: 21225

Keywords: Unitarian ; Unitarianism ; Liberal Religion ; Khasi Hills ; Shillong ; India ; Hymnals ; Religion ; Orders of Service ; Liturgy ; Worship ; Rare Books ; Khasi Language ;,