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A Renovated Masterpiece: The New Cambridge Paragraph Bible in Black Calfskin (Personal Size with Apocrypha) Part 2

Last fall I took a look at the inside of a fresh new rendition of the King James Version–The New Cambridge Paragraph Bible.  I found it to be a strangely successful combination of seemingly contradictory impulses–refreshingly innovative in terms of … Continue reading

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Reading the KJV Again for the First Time: The New Cambridge Paragraph Bible in Black Calfskin (Personal Size with Apocrypha) Part 1

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“Zeal to promote the common good, whether it be by devising anything ourselves, or revising that which hath been laboured by others, deserveth certainly much respect and esteem, but yet findeth but cold entertainment in the world.” –The Translators of the Authorized … Continue reading

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Something Borrowed, Something Blue: Two Rare Coronation Bibles

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Today I move from the realm of posting Bible reviews intended to help others find a good Bible to something somewhat different; I’m giddy to share with my fellow bibliophiles some quick snap-shots of two stunning rare Bibles in my … Continue reading

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Cambridge KJV Pocket Concord: A Compact Classic

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While not the smallest Bible I’ve seen, the Cambridge KJV Pocket Concord is the smallest I’ve reviewed thus far.  It truly is a pocket edition.  As such, it’s proof that Cambridge can do things right.  While there’s a lot that I could … Continue reading

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