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|Genre/Form:||Prayers and devotions
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Allouez, Claude, 1622-1689.
Facsimile of Père Marquette's Illinois prayer book.
Quebec : Published by the Quebec Literary and Historical Society, 1908
|Named Person:||Jacques Marquette|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Claude Allouez; Jacques Marquette; J L Hubert Neilson; Literary and Historical Society of Quebec.
|Notes:||The manuscript reproduced here in facsimile contains prayers in the Illinois language, composed by the Jesuit missionary Claude Allouez for the use of Père Jacques Marquette--See p. 8.
Facsimile is preceded by an historical essay by J.L. Hubert Neilson, with caption title: History of the manuscript and pewter plate.
"In commemoration of the 300th anniversary of the founding of Quebec, July, 1608."
Half-title page has title: Praeces Ilinicae.
"300 copies numbered"--T.p. verso.
|Description:||12 p.,  leaves of plates : facsims., ill., 2 ports. ; 26 x 23 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Père Marquette's Illinois prayer book
Illinois prayer book