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history of the origin of the first ten years of the British and Foreign Bible Society

Owen, John

history of the origin of the first ten years of the British and Foreign Bible Society

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Published by Printed for L.B. Shelby, 169 Fleet Street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British and Foreign Bible Society -- History.,
  • Bible -- Publication and distribution -- Societies, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOwen on the Bible Society
    Statementby John Owen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18300621M

    The Manuscript culture outside of the monastery developed in these university-cities in Europe in this time. The work was financed by George V. Although there is no exact date known, between and AD—The period of the Tang Dynasty—the first printing of books started in China. The most serious loss is that of all the incoming correspondencewhich perhaps occurred around the time of the Second World War.

    The transmission of knowledge was centered primarily on sacred texts. Printed by Thomas Bensley, London, In the United Bible Societies organisation was founded to co-ordinate Bible Society work around the world. Clark, D. The Library at Pergamonfounded by Attalus I ; it containedvolumes which were moved to the Serapeion by Mark Antony and Cleopatraafter the destruction of the Museion. The codex form improved with the separation of words, capital letters, and punctuation, which permitted silent reading.

    The manuscript are arranged in both the Nahuatl language and in Spanish. The Society was always ready to take advantage of technological innovation, from the introduction of stereotype printing in the early 19th century to computer typesetting in the middle of the 20th. Custodial history: The archives remained at the Society's London headquarters until Nearly all Mayan texts were destroyed by the Spanish during colonization on cultural and religious grounds. This meant on average there was one new version every seven weeks during the whole period of war. In a controversy about the publication of the Apocrypha cause the secession of most of the Auxiliaries in Scotland.


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All books in the luggage of visitors to Egypt were inspected, and could be held for copying. One end of the stylus was pointed, and the other was spherical.

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Some books, such as the history of the reign of Ramses IIIwere over 40 meters long. Books were also collected in private libraries, which became more common in the 14th and 15th centuries.

In the yearthere were 28 libraries in Rome, and it is known that there were many smaller libraries in other cities. The same book contains a more serious blunder in Hebrews ix.

Compact discs reached more people and made it possible to listen to books in the car. The printers no doubt intended to correct what seemed to them a mistake, and which is no doubt an unfortunate rendering.

It is called codex by way of metaphor from the trunks caudex of trees or vines, as if it were a wooden stock, because it contains in itself a multitude of books, as it were of branches.

Several of these tablets could be assembled in a form similar to a codex. From about a pattern of territorial "Agencies" began to emerge, with the establishment of permanent depots and the employment of travelling salesman, called "colporteurs". This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

And if for the kingdom, why not for the world? Commercial scriptoria became common, and the profession of book seller came into being, sometimes dealing internationally. The Society was always ready to take advantage of technological innovation, from the introduction of stereotype printing in the early 19th century to computer typesetting in the middle of the 20th.

Known as the first Confederate New Testament, probably printed in London. Later the story was told of one of them - a young girl called Mary Jones who walked over 20 miles to get a Bible in Bala, Gwynedd.

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PDF The fascinating story of how we got the Bible in its present form actually starts thousands of years ago, as briefly outlined in our Timeline of Bible Translation History. Tebbel, p Works went beyond stories of fiction, but also would depict certain crafts and manuals specialized for that topic.

Numerous bibliographic features, like the positioning and formulation of titles and subtitles, were also affected by this new production method. NY European Publishing Co.Apr 26,  · John Wycliffe finishes the first translation of the entire Bible into English.

His version and copies of it are handwritten. Synod of Oxford tries to suppress the Wycliffe Bible with little success. Gutenberg invents the printing press making it possible to mass produce books. The first book printed is Gutenberg’s Bible in Latin. Sep 11,  · A history of the British and Foreign Bible Society Item Preview remove-circle A history of the British and Foreign Bible Society by Canton, William, Publication date Topics Be the first one to write a review.

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