Dating old bibles
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It wasn't until 1535 that the entire Bible - both Old and New Testaments - was published in English.
There are many different versions of the bible, depending on both the translator and the religious beliefs of the monarchy at the time it was published.
These Bibles are not only breathtakingly beautiful but they are also very educational and often have an extensive concordance and Bible dictionary, multiple background essays (Bible history, translation history, background on Bible customs, the Holy Land etc.) and numerous illustrations, maps and commentaries.
These books are true pieces of art and quite astounding as you consider the limited available technology available at that time.
The first Bible to be published in America was the Eliot Bible, printed for the Natick Native American tribe in their own language in 1663.One of those 'huge' ones with a leather covers with gold leaf decorations and one or more brass or silver clasps to close the book?A Bible that is not only attractive to read and study and has multiples engraved illustrations on steel and wood, some in full color, but also contains special sheets to record (your) extensive family records?The first English-language Bible printed in America (a King James version) was published in 1782.The King James Bible was first published in 1611, and in the late 1800s, the English Revised Version became the first Bible to gain popularity since the King James version.