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Riggs, Stephen Return 1812-1883

Overview
Works: 175 works in 488 publications in 3 languages and 6,137 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Bibliography  Biography  Dictionaries  Portraits  Allegories  Reference works  Terms and phrases 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Contributor, Composer, Other
Classifications: PR3330, 823.4
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A Dakota-English dictionary by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

28 editions published between 1890 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tah́-koo wah-kań; or, The gospel among the Dakotas by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

29 editions published between 1869 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dakota grammar, texts, and ethnography by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

38 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary and I : forty years with the Sioux by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

16 editions published between 1880 and 1971 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member 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 Dakotas:( Book )

47 editions published between 1865 and 1919 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammar and dictionary of the Dakota language : collected by the members of the Dakota mission by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

15 editions published between 1850 and 1978 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dakota A B C wowapi by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

18 editions published between 1850 and 2012 in English and Dakota and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Model first reader by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

9 editions published between 1873 and 1998 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dakota odowan = Hymns in the Dakota language by John Poage Williamson( Book )

6 editions published between 1863 and 1896 in Dakota and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustration of the method of recording Indian languages by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

2 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( Book )

4 editions published between 1857 and 1858 in Dakota and held by 41 WorldCat member 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
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 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dakota Wiwicawangapi kin : Dakota catechism by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

8 editions published between 1864 and 1882 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalm Wowapi. The Book of Psalms in the Dakota language: translated from the Hebrew( Book )

15 editions published between 1869 and 1889 in Dakota and English and held by 30 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary and I; forty years with the Sioux by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

7 editions published between 1880 and 1888 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member 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
Wowapi mitawa. Tamakoce kaga. My own book by Stephen Return Riggs( Book )

3 editions published in 1842 in English and Dakota and held by 5 WorldCat member 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 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A Dakota-English dictionary
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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Tah́-koo wah-kań; or, The gospel among the DakotasDakota grammar, texts, and ethnography