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Riggs, Stephen Return 1812-1883

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Works: 165 works in 485 publications in 3 languages and 6,042 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Dictionaries  Allegories  Bibliography  Portraits  Religious fiction  Reference works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Contributor, Composer, Other
Classifications: PR3330, 823.42
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A Dakota-English dictionary by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
28 editions published between 1890 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Tah́-koo wah-kań; or, The gospel among the Dakotas by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
30 editions published between 1869 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Dakota grammar, texts, and ethnography by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
19 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and held by 480 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 446 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
Grammar and dictionary of the Dakota language by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
18 editions published between 1850 and 1990 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Dakota odowan = Hymns in the Dakota language by John Poage Williamson( Book )
12 editions published between 1863 and 2014 in Dakota and English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Dakota A B C wowapi by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
19 editions published between 1850 and 2012 in English and Dakota and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Illustration of the method of recording Indian languages by Smithsonian Institution( Book )
3 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Model first reader by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
8 editions published between 1873 and 1998 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( Book )
4 editions published between 1857 and 1858 in Dakota and held by 42 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 ( Book )
16 editions published between 1869 and 1889 in Dakota and English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The Dakota first reading book by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
8 editions published between 1839 and 1978 in English and Dakota and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Dakota Wiwicawangapi kin : Dakota catechism by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
10 editions published between 1864 and 1887 in 3 languages and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Maka-oyakapi : Guyot's elementary geography in the Dakota language by A Guyot( Book )
6 editions published in 1876 in Dakota and English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Mary and I; forty years with the Sioux by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )
6 editions published between 1880 and 1888 in English and held by 24 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
Dakota Wowapi Wakan : the Holy bible, in the language of the Dakota ( Book )
3 editions published between 1890 and 1919 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Dakota dowanpi kin = hymns in the Dakota or Sioux language by Joseph Renville( Book )
2 editions published in 1842 in Dakota and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Return Riggs, Stephen 1812-1883
Riggs, S. R. 1812-1883
Riggs, S. R. (Stephen Return), 1812-1883
Riggs, Stephen R.
Riggs, Stephen R. 1812-1883
Stephen Return Riggs American linguist
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