Switzerland has four languages spoken natively within it -- French, German, Italian and Romansch.  The Ramseyer Collection has examples of two dialects of Romansch.  Shown is the Old Testament in the Oberland dialect, published in Coira, or Chur, in 1818.    #164

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Old thick book binding

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