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Propagation of the Gospel in the East:
Being an account of the success of two Danish Missionaries, lately sent to the East-Indies, for the conversion of the heathens in Malabar [with] An account of the religion and government, learning and oeconomy, &c. of the Malabarians: sent by the Danish Missionaries to their correspondents in Europe. [and] London printed and sold by Joseph Downing 1718-1714
Four parts bound in one, pp., xxxvi, 78, ; [ii], 60; iv, 50; ix, [1, blank], (iii)-vi, 68, folding map. The first part is the 1718 third edition; the second part is dated 1717 and appears to be the first issue; the third part, dated 1714, is the first edition. Malabar alphabet in text. A very good set attractively bound in period style half morocco, gilt, cloth boards. Text block trimmed, just touching marginal annotations. Map very lightly age toned. Occasional later (c.1800?) annotation in ink elucidating names of places and deities. Large later pencil ownership inscriptions of P. Brown on title-page and first leaf.
Genealogie der Malabarishen Gotter. Genealogy of the Malabar Gods
from Native Writings and Letters. Now first Published in the Original Text with Notes and Explanations by Rev. W. Germann. Madras printed for the editor at the Christian Knowledge Society's Press 1867
pp.xii, 288. A very good copy bound in contemporary or slightly later half cloth, marbled boards.
Historia dos Portugueses no Malabar.
Manuscripto Arabe do Seculo XVI. Publicado e Traduzido por David Lopes. [with] Textos em Aljamia Portuguesa. Documentos para a Historia do Dominio Portugues em Safim. (1897) Lisbon Imprensa Nacional 1898-97
Two volumes bound in one, first editions, pp.ciii, 94 (Arabic text), 134, 4 maps, corrigenda leaf; xxxvii, (41)-157. Quarto Centenario do Descobrimento da India. A very good copy bound in later cloth, original wrappers bound in.