King James Bible: 400th Anniversary Edition by Gordon Campbell

King James Bible: 400th Anniversary Edition

byGordon CampbellEditorOxford

Hardcover | November 26, 2010

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This 400th anniversary edition of the King James Version of the Bible is a reprint of the 1611 text, in an easy-to-read roman font instead of the black-letter type of the original. The original capital letters, many of which are pictoral, have been restored to each chapter in order toreplicate the visual appeal of the early editions. The 1611 text is followed page-for-page and line-for-line, and all misprints are reproduced rather than corrected. The large body of preliminary matter, which includes genealogies, maps, and lists of readings, is also included. The text of the 1611 edition differs from modern editions of the KingJames Version in thousands of details, and this edition is the most authentic version of the original text that has ever been published.The volume concludes with an essay by Gordon Campbell on the first edition of the King James Bible.

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Gordon Campbell is Professor of Renaissance Studies, Department of English at the University of Leicester

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Title:King James Bible: 400th Anniversary EditionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1520 pages, 9.84 × 6.5 × 0.01 inPublished:November 26, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199557608

ISBN - 13:9780199557608

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