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The Resource The Bible in America; : versions that have played their part in the making of the republic,, by Rev. P. Marion Simms ..

The Bible in America; : versions that have played their part in the making of the republic,, by Rev. P. Marion Simms ..

Label
The Bible in America; : versions that have played their part in the making of the republic,
Title
The Bible in America;
Title remainder
versions that have played their part in the making of the republic,
Statement of responsibility
by Rev. P. Marion Simms ..
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
b. 1874
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simms, P. Marion
Dewey number
220.5
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS450
LC item number
.S474 1936
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Bible in America; : versions that have played their part in the making of the republic,, by Rev. P. Marion Simms ..
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references ( p. 361-375) and index
Contents
The settlement of America -- Principal Bibles brought to America by the colonists -- Early Bibles or parts in the colonial era -- Some important Bibles published in the early republic -- Some notable private translations -- The founding and work of Bible societies -- The Bible for American Indians -- Representative Protestant translations -- Jewish translations -- Translations eccentric in character or claims -- Sectarian translations -- Some notable developments and special editions -- Modern speech translations -- The influence of the Bible on national life and institutions
Control code
ocm00593405
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv p., 2 l., 394 p.
Lccn
37021633
Note
  • Signed by the author. On back leaf, the following: Of this edition of The Bible in America, five hundred copies have been signed by the author P. Marion Simms (his signature). This is copy No. 331(number filled in by hand, in red ink.)
  • Inside front cover: To the Rev. Harold C. Cranch from one of his man beneficiaries A. McQueen, Nov. 1943.
Other physical details
front., ports., facsims.
System control number
(OCoLC)593405
Label
The Bible in America; : versions that have played their part in the making of the republic,, by Rev. P. Marion Simms ..
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references ( p. 361-375) and index
Contents
The settlement of America -- Principal Bibles brought to America by the colonists -- Early Bibles or parts in the colonial era -- Some important Bibles published in the early republic -- Some notable private translations -- The founding and work of Bible societies -- The Bible for American Indians -- Representative Protestant translations -- Jewish translations -- Translations eccentric in character or claims -- Sectarian translations -- Some notable developments and special editions -- Modern speech translations -- The influence of the Bible on national life and institutions
Control code
ocm00593405
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv p., 2 l., 394 p.
Lccn
37021633
Note
  • Signed by the author. On back leaf, the following: Of this edition of The Bible in America, five hundred copies have been signed by the author P. Marion Simms (his signature). This is copy No. 331(number filled in by hand, in red ink.)
  • Inside front cover: To the Rev. Harold C. Cranch from one of his man beneficiaries A. McQueen, Nov. 1943.
Other physical details
front., ports., facsims.
System control number
(OCoLC)593405

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