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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 609–615.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the book's annotator as John Bois (1561–1644), one of the principal translators of the King James Bible of 1611. The article explains why this and other material pertaining to Bois and the King James Version has previously been overlooked and considers how further evidence might be uncovered in the future...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 517–543.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Jeffrey Alan Miller The part played by the Geneva Bible in the composition of the King James Version (1611) has been a vexed issue from the very commissioning of the King James translation in 1604. This essay sheds new light on the issue by focusing in detail on two extant drafts of the King James...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 119–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... at a confer- ence at Hampton Court — now frequented by the King’s Men — that the Geneva Bible should be replaced with what would become the Authorized King James Version.19 There are many accounts of this event from perspec- tives that usually bear an obvious bias toward either the puritans...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 545–560.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the events of the Passion, Jesus sees an impoverished widow con- tribute a few small coins to the Temple treasury. In Luke, according to the King James Bible, Jesus looked up, and saw the rich men casting their gifts into the trea- surie. And hee saw also a certain poore widow, casting...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 415–435.
Published: 01 September 2017
... English Bible, the early modern English Bible is often seen as an evolving project, a series of drafts toward “the most important book in English reli- gion and culture, the King James Bible,” the translation of 1611 that fixed the biblical text and paratext in the vernacular for centuries.4 Yet...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 487–516.
Published: 01 September 2017
... from Civil War historiography, but also from a special interest in the King James Bible, whose oppositional relationship to the Geneva Bible has profoundly colored its Elizabethan reception history. In 1604, calling for a new translation, King James took exception to the Geneva notes as “sedi...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 301–340.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of a Puritan in the late sixteenth century. Akin to Ralph Hanna’s description of the Wycli te Bible in the late fourteenth and early fteenth centuries, so it was with the Geneva Bible: until the publication of the King James Bible, it was, for all intents and purposes, “the only game in town In terms...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 561–586.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the produc- ers of the King James Bible, he even refused variant readings. These accre- Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 47:3, September 2017 DOI 10.1215/10829636-4200092  © 2017 by Duke University Press tions, he judged, distracted readers from God’s own words; moreover...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 599–607.
Published: 01 September 2017
... sphere. It was presumably first used as it was intended, but it was subsequently removed from its exalted place at the pulpit, most likely in the early to mid-­seventeenth century, when the King James Bible sup- planted it by official decree. At some point, it was heavily damaged. The volume now...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 487–506.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., 192 pp.; 35 illus., 5 figs. $55.00. Moore, Helen, and Julian Reid, eds. Manifold Greatness: The Making of the King James Bible. Oxford: Bodleian Library, in association with the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., 2011. 208 pp.; 73 color plates. Paper $35.00. Pettegree, Andrew...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 587–597.
Published: 01 September 2017
...- Rankin / Tudor Courtly Reading of a Wycliffite Bible  589 Figure 1. EDOVERDUS SEXTUS. Leaf added to Cambridge University Library, MS Mm.2.15, fol. 274r, associating the book with King Edward VI. Reproduced by kind permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library. 590  Journal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 595–613.
Published: 01 September 2015
... — suggesting a text in process — and presenting to us a finished narrative: a text complete. Most visual repre- sentations of Matthew writing show the opening words (“Liber generatio- nis,” or — as the King James Version has it — “The book of the generation...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 617–638.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Mandelbrote / Gold Leaf and Graffiti  619 Figure 2. Opening folio of volume two of the 1462 Mainz bible showing an illumination of King Solomon and the donation inscription from Justinian Kidd to Edward Orwell in 1581, as well as a seventeenth-­century shelfmark. Reproduced with the permission...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 149–172.
Published: 01 January 2010
... disgrace at the hands of the king’s closest advisors and receives from the archbishop a prophecy of a coming golden age ruled by the “maiden phoenix” and her heir, James I, “as great in fame as she was” (5.4.40, 46). This prophecy and the birth it announces represent the formal peroratio...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 439–461.
Published: 01 September 2010
... creates a powerful and disturbing com- parison between the cross as a place from which to teach and a bishop’s, or indeed king’s, chair as a seat of authority. Christ’s “chayer” turns the cross into a pulpit. In the process, the author of this sermon asks its hearers or readers to imagine...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 305–326.
Published: 01 May 2017
... a marriage to Anne Boleyn, Wol- sey explains to him: “You can’t know Albion . . . unless you go back before Albion was thought of.” One needs to keep going back, to the “bones of giant animals and men” resting beneath London’s foundations, and the “sins and crimes of the kings who rode under...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (1): 59–84.
Published: 01 January 2002
... and romance formulations Loosely adapted by the author of Ezekiel from the name of the seventh-cen- tury Lydian King Gyges, in biblical accounts the two names mark geo- graphical and cultural estrangement from the Hebrew people.6 Magog is the name of a territory where Gog lives, in “thy place from...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 221–269.
Published: 01 May 2007
... sight, and that anguish prompts questions: Can I turn myself? Must I be turned? Will God turn to me? What will I see? Will God see me? The frame narrative for the Penitential Psalms is the story of David’s sin recorded in 2 Kings 11 and 12. Most commentaries detail the story of David’s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 349–378.
Published: 01 May 2001
... in order to bring about a “culture of discipline.”38 But as historians such as Patrick Collinson, Peter Lake, Nicholas Tyacke, and Kenneth Fincham have argued, King James was able to establish and maintain a “Calvinist consensus” that quieted religious dissent.39...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 639–656.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., 2015. xii, 259 pp.; color plates throughout. $60.00. [Catalogue of an exhibition at The Walters Art Museum, Balti- more, and Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, in 2015 – 16.] Marlow, L. Counsel for Kings: Wisdom and Politics in Tenth-­Century Iran, Volume 1: The “Nasīhat al-­mulūk” of Pseudo...