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Riggs, Stephen Return 1812-1883

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Works: 161 works in 456 publications in 3 languages and 5,532 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Portraits  Christian fiction  Biography  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Allegories  Stories, plots, etc  Textbooks 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: AC1, 823.4
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Tah́-koo wah-kań; or, The gospel among the Dakotas by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
27 editions published between 1869 and 1996 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
Mary and I : forty years with the Sioux by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
15 editions published between 1880 and 1971 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
In this autobiography, Riggs describes his life as a Christian missionary to the Dakota beginning in 1837 at Lac qui Parle (Minnesota) and for the remainder of his life in Minnesota, South Dakota, and Nebraska. As missionaries, he helped create a written language for the Dakota. The second section entitled "Monographs" includes writings by various people who worked within the missionary field
A Dakota-English dictionary by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
26 editions published between 1890 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
A Dakota-English dictionary by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
4 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
The Dakota, commonly known as the Sioux, forms the leading and best known division of the Siouan linguistic family. The Dakota language now consists of three well defined dialects, Santee, Yankton, and Teton. This work represents an enlarged dictionary of this language
Dakota grammar, texts, and ethnography by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
2 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Volume 9 contains the works of Stephen Return Riggs on the ethnology, grammar, and language of the Dakota and other languages of Siouan stock
Dakota grammar, texts, and ethnography by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
25 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Dakota wowapi wakan. : The Holy Bible, in the language of the Dakotas: ( Book )
34 editions published between 1865 and 1919 in 3 languages and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Model first reader Wayawa tokaheya by Stephen Return Riggs( file )
9 editions published between 1873 and 1998 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
The pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( file )
4 editions published between 1857 and 1858 in Dakota and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
Psalm wowapi The Book of Psalms in the Dakota language ( file )
12 editions published between 1869 and 1889 in Dakota and English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Grammar and dictionary of the Dakota language : collected by the members of the Dakota mission by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
6 editions published between 1852 and 1978 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
This volume was prepared, in part, from an Missionary effort to preach the Gospel to the Dakotas in their own language. It contains more than sixteen thousand words
Wowapi mitawa Tamakoce kaga = My own book by Stephen Return Riggs( file )
3 editions published in 1842 in English and Dakota and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Dakota dowanpi kin Hymns in the Dakota or Sioux language by Joseph Renville( Computer File )
2 editions published in 1842 in Dakota and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Dakota grammar : with texts and ethnography by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
The Dakota first reading book by Stephen Return Riggs( file )
8 editions published between 1839 and 1978 in English and Dakota and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Dakota wiwicawangapi kin Dakota catechism by Stephen Return Riggs( Computer File )
8 editions published between 1864 and 1882 in 3 languages and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Maka-oyakapi Guyot's elementary geography in the Dakota language by A Guyot( file )
6 editions published in 1876 in Dakota and English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Grammar and dictionary of the Dakota language by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
9 editions published between 1850 and 1852 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
 
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Riggs, S. R. 1812-1883
Riggs, S. R. (Stephen Return), 1812-1883
Riggs, Stephen R.
Riggs, Stephen R. 1812-1883
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