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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 289–326.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Gerald Snare © by Duke University Press 2005 Reading Tyndale’s Bible Gerald Snare Tulane University New Orleans, Louisiana In his Pentateuch of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 461–486.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Mary Raschko The Wycliffite Bible, the first comprehensive translation of the Bible in English, survives in greater numbers than any other Middle English work. Yet the great majority of the more than 250 manuscripts catalogued as Wycliffite bibles do not contain the full canon of scriptures. While...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 487–516.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Thomas Fulton The most widely circulated bible in the English Renaissance was produced by exiled English Protestants living in Geneva during the reign of Queen Mary I. With over 140 editions and half a million copies in circulation, the Geneva Bible and its complex marginal devices played a major...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 587–597.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Mark Rankin This analysis of Cambridge University Library, MS Mm.2.15 indicates some ways in which the English Bible may have been read by social elites during the mid-Tudor period. The presence of the Cambridge manuscript within the royal collection followed a precedent set by several of Edward...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 599–607.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Adam G. Hooks Attempting to reconstruct the history of an early modern bible enables us to better understand its place at the intersection of sacred and secular culture. A copy of the second folio edition of the Bishops' Bible (1572) in the University of Iowa Special Collections Library...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 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...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 617–638.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Scott Mandelbrote This article discusses an illuminated copy of the fourth printed edition of the Latin Vulgate (Mainz, 1462), or 48-line Bible, which is now in the Perne Library at Peterhouse, Cambridge. It considers the history of the book in the late sixteenth century, when it passed between two...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 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 (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 561–586.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Daniel Cheely The Reformers' campaign to purge bibles of marginal glosses, finally achieved in the Authorized Version of 1611, was first achieved in the authenticated version of Latin Catholicism—the Sixtine Vulgate of 1590. Its sola scriptura format, however, did not last. Church authorities...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 595–613.
Published: 01 September 2015
... textual factory. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Little Gidding Gospel harmonies early modern book production textual cutting devotion • Little Clippings: Cutting and Pasting Bibles in the 1630s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 415–435.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Thomas Fulton Bibles were among the most circulated books in medieval and early modern England, the most studied and most read, and as such they provide a profoundly valuable archive for the history of reading. Because the biblical text underwent intense and often contentious hermeneutic scrutiny...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 437–460.
Published: 01 September 2017
...A. B. Kraebel The use of the Bible in fourteenth-century English secular literature has been surprisingly neglected in the last two decades, largely in response to postwar scholarship carried out under the banner of Robertsonianism and championing allegorical modes of interpretation. Robertsonian...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2009) 39 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 May 2009
... statues was to be replaced by learning to read the English Bible. Literacy, however, isn't easy, even now. Taking up the issues of iconoclasm and literacy from the perspective of recent research in cognitive neuroscience, this essay explores the reformers' misunderstandings about how people could or...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 545–560.
Published: 01 September 2017
... available to her, it is possible to trace which bible Lanyer preferred. Surprisingly, despite Lanyer's preference for the Geneva translation, she also made use of the Bishops' Bible, suggesting that the poet carefully sifted through different English translations as she sought to generate biblical authority...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2010) 40 (1): 119–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... political culture. The play's medievalism and its biblical allusions critically expose the efforts of some English Protestants to authorize power on the basis of a fundamentalist reading of the Bible. The biblical interests of Measure for Measure also respond to the king's censure of the Geneva Bible, an...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 351 Trent Hall Box 90656 Durham, NC 27708 JMEMS@duke.edu httpmedren.trinity.duke.edu/jmems Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 46:2, May 2016 DOI 10.1215/10829636-3491982  © 2016 by Duke University Press The Bible and English Readers...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2003) 33 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the liturgical year: the Book of Common Prayer as a whole told the sixteenth- century English Protestant in advance what would be said at his or her wed- ding, what holy days would be celebrated in the coming month, and what Bible verses would be read on the next Sunday. In general, any calendar...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Hybrid Books: Thomas Milles between Manuscript and Print  457 – 485 Smyth, Adam Little Clippings: Cutting and Pasting Bibles in the 1630s  595 – 613 640  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 45.3 / 2015 Strocchia, Sharon T. Women on the Edge: Madness, Possession, and Suicide in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 301–340.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Riwle, The Mirror of St. Edmund, The Doctrine of the Heart, A Treatise of Privy Counselling, The Cloud of Unknowing, as well as a volume of Wycli te commentaries on the Gospels, and another of extracts from the Wycli te Bible The keen interest that Batman took in medi- eval religious writing and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2001) 31 (2): 251–282.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Truth emerged from the grotto and presented her with a Bible. The differences in the accounts indicate that experiences of the events were not singular and unified; rather, they were shaped by the interests and ethics of the observers, serving different functions and...