English Bible

Bailey, L R, The Word of God: A Guide to English Versions of the Bible, Atlanta, 1982.

Barrera, Julio Trebelle, The Jewish Bible and the Christian Bible. An Introduction to the History of the Bible, 1998, Eerdmans, Grand Rapids.

Barton, John, Making the Christian Bible, 1997, Darton, Longman and Todd, London.

Barton, John, People of the Book (revised), 1993, SPCK, London.

Boynton, Susan and Diane J Reilly (eds.), The Practice of the Bible in the Middle Ages: Production, Reception and Performance in Western Christianity, 2011, Columbia University Press, New York.

Bruce, F F, The English Bible. A History of Translations from the Earliest English Versions to the New English Bible, Lutterworth Press, London, 1961, and Third edition, Oxford University Press, New York, 1978.

Cambridge Bible Handbook, 1997, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Cambridge History of the Bible, Vol 1. From the Beginnings to Jerome, edited by P R Ackroyd and C F Evans, 1970. Vol 2. The West from the Fathers to the Reformation, edited by G W H Lampe 1969. Vol 3. The West from the Reformation to the Present Day, edited by S L Greenslade, 1963. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Campbell, Gordon, The Story of the King James Version. 1611-2011, OUP 2010.

Coleman, R, New Light and Truth. The Making of the Revised English Bible, OUP & CUP, 1989.

Daniell, David, The Bible in English: its History and Influence, Yale University Press, London, 2003

Daniell, David, William Tyndale: a Biography, Yale University Press, Newhaven CN, 2001.

Duthie, Alan S, How to Choose your Bible Wisely, Revised edition, 1995, Bible Society, Swindon.

Ferrell, Lori Anne, The Bible and the People, Yale University Press, Yale and London, 2008.

Grdzelidze, Tamara (ed), Reading the Gospels with the Early Church. A Guide. Faith and Order Paper No 213, WCC, Geneva, 2015.

Hamlin, Hannibal and Jones, Norman W, (eds), The King James Bible after 400 Years. Literary, Linguistic and Cultural Influences, CUP, Cambridge, 2010.

Hammond, G, The Making of the English Bible, Carcanet, Manchester, 1982.

Hunt, G, About the New English Bible, OUP & CUP, 1970.

Kenyon, F G, The Story of the Bible, John Murray, London, 2nd ed, 1964.

Kubo, Sakae & Specht, Walter, So Many Versions, Zondervan, Grand Rapids,1983.

Levi, P. The English Bible 1534-1859, Constable/Eerdmans, 1974.

Lewis, Jack P. The English Bible, From KJV to NIV: a History and Evaluation, Baker Book House, Grand Rapids, 1981.

May, H G, Our English Bible in the Making, Revised edition, 1965, Westminster Press, Philadelphia.

Metzger, Dentan, Harrelson, The Making of the New RSV. Eerdmans, 1991. (SOTS, 1993, p 19).

Moulton, W F, The History of the English Bible, 5th ed, London, 1911. Mozley, J F, Coverdale and his Bibles, 1953, Lutterworth Press, London.

Mozley, J F, William Tyndale, London, 1937.

Nineham, Denis (ed), The New English Bible Reviewed, 1965, Epworth Press, London.

O’Sullivan, Orlaith (ed), The Bible as Book. The Reformation, The British Library, London, 2000.

Pope, Hugh, English Versions of the Bible, revised and amplified by Sebastian Bullough, London, 1952.

Price, I M, The Ancestry of Our English Bible, Second revised edition by W A Irwin and Allen P Wikgren, 1949, Harper and Brothers, New York 1956.

Robertson, E H, Makers of the English Bible, 1990. Lutterworth Press, Cambridge.

Robertson, E H, The New Translations of the Bible, 1959, SCM Press, London.

Robinson, H W (ed), The Bible in its Ancient and English Versions, rev ed, Oxford, 1954.

Sheehan, B, Which Version Now? Carey, Haywards Heath, 1980.

Sheeley, Stephen M & Nash, Robert N, The Bible in English Translation. An Essential Guide, 1997, Abingdon Press, Nashville.

Vance, L M, A Brief History of English Bible Translations, Pensacola, Fl, 1993.

Walden, W, Guide to Bible Translations, Livingworks, Boston, Ma, rev 1991.

Weigle, L A, The English New Testament from Tyndale to Revised Standard Version, Nelson, Edinburgh, 1950.

Wilson, Derek, The People’s Bible. The Remarkable History of the King James Version, Lion, Oxford, 2010. 

Wonderly, W, Bible Translations for Popular Use, United Bible Societies, 1968

Aids to Translation

Hargreaves, Cecil, A Translator¹s Freedom. Modern English Bibles and their Language, JSOT, Sheffield, 1993.

Hargreaves, Cecil, Translator¹s Freedom ã Modern English Bibles and their Language, JSOT, Sheffield, 1993.

Nida, Eugene A & Taber, C R, The Theory and Practice of Translation, Brill, Leiden, 1969

Porter, Stanley E and Hess, Richard S, Translating the Bible. Problems and Prospects, (Journal for the Study of the New Testament, 173), Sheffield Academic Press, Sheffield, and T & T Clark, Edinburgh,1999.

Wright, Christopher (ed), English Hexapla,White Tree Publishing, Bristol, 2010. 

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