The Bible and the people / Lori Anne Ferrell

Author(s): Ferrell, Lori Anne, 1957-
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Subjects: Bible--History
Bible
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008
LC Classification: B, BS
Physical Description: xiii, 273 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Introduction. The Bible and the People 1
Ch. 1. The Eye of the Beholder: The English Bible, c. 1066-1200 12
Ch. 2. On the Road and in the Street: The English Bible, c. 1200-1500 27
Ch. 3. The Politics of Translation: The Bible in English, c. 1500-1700 56
Ch. 4. Missions and Markets: The Bible in America, c. 1600-1800 95
Ch. 5. On Not Understanding the Bible 127
Ch. 6. Extra-Illustrating the Bible 158
Ch. 7. Traveling Companion: The Bible in the Nineteenth Century 192
Ch. 8. Old Wine in New Wineskins: The Bible in the Twentieth Century 221
Conclusion 243
Notes 255
Index 267
Notes: LCCN: 2008026769
ISBN: 9780300114249 (ci : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0300114249 (ci : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction: The Bible and the people -- The eye of the beholder : the English Bible, c. 1066-1200 -- On the road and in the street : the English Bible, c. 1200-1500 -- The politics of translation : the Bible in English, c. 1500-1700 -- Missions and markets : the Bible in America, c. 1600-1800 -- On not understanding the Bible -- Extra-illustrating the Bible -- Traveling companion : the Bible in the nineteenth century -- Old wine in new wineskins : the Bible in the twentieth century
OCLC Number: 227926574
ISBN/ISSN: 9780300114249
0300114249