The Holy Bible

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Publication: 1613

Commissioned by King James I in 1604 for the Church of England, this is the third translation of the Christian Bible into English. Robert Barker, the King's Printer, first published the book in 1611; this edition contains printing errors that were eventually eliminated in a later edition of 1613. This folio depicts the offspring of Adam and Eve as a tree form, with text, "As by one man’s disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many also be made righteous."

Title

The Holy Bible
Great She Bible
Judas Bible

Contributor

Date

Publication: 1613

Description

Commissioned by King James I in 1604 for the Church of England, this is the third translation of the Christian Bible into English. Robert Barker, the King's Printer, first published the book in 1611; this edition contains printing errors that were eventually eliminated in a later edition of 1613. This folio depicts the offspring of Adam and Eve as a tree form, with text, "As by one man’s disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many also be made righteous."

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Bibles

Source

Memorabilia Collection, BS185 1613 .L6

Files

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Citation

“The Holy Bible,” Gallery, accessed November 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/732.