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The King James Version at 400: Assessing Its Genius as Bible Translation and Its Literary Influence
Burke, David G., John F. Kutsko and Philip H. Towner, editors

Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature, 2013 pp. xxiv + 553. $61.95

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Description: Twenty-eight papers from three anniversary symposia celebrate the genius of the King James Bible and its 400-year longevity. They are organized into sections covering its historical context, its reception and literary influence, and its place in the history of Bible translation.

Subjects: Bible, Literature, Methods, Linguistics, Historical Approaches, History, Literary Approaches, Ideological Critique, Theological Approaches, Other Methods, History of Interpretation

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Review by Brian Hartley
Published 5/13/2015
Citation: Brian Hartley, review of David G. Burke, Philip H. Towner, and John F. Kutsko, eds., The King James Version at 400: Assessing Its Genius as Bible Translation and Its Literary Influence, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2015).


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