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Memoir of the REV. Henry Martyn, B.D., Late Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge, and Chaplain to the Honorable East India Company

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Henry Martyn (1781-1812) was born in Cornwall and educated at Cambridge. After hearing about the success of William Carey's mission at Serampore, he abandoned his intended career as a barrister to become a missionary, and joined the East India Company as a chaplain. During six years spent mostly in India he produced Hindi, Urdu and Persian translations of the New Testament. He is best remembered for these and other scripture translations which remained popular in India until the end of the nineteenth century. This memoir ...

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Memoir of the REV. Henry Martyn, B.D.: Late Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge, and Chaplain to the Hon. East India Company 2015, Arkose Press

ISBN-13: 9781346063805

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Memoir of the Rev. Henry Martyn, B.D: Late Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge, and Chaplain to the Honourable East India Company 2010, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781108008280

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