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3 edition of Breeches Bible found in the catalog.

Breeches Bible

considered as the basis for remarks, critical and philological, on the English language

by James Gurnhill

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Published by H. Wallis in Cambridge, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- Versions -- Geneva,
  • English language -- Etymology,
  • English language -- Obsolete words

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEnglish retracted., English retraced.
    Statement[James Gurnhill].
    ContributionsGurnhill, James, 1836-1928.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23282755M
    OCLC/WorldCa2974548

      The recovered edition is a rare version of a Geneva Bible, called a Breeches Bible. The word "breeches" refers to a printing change in the story of . Geneva Bible "Breeches" Bible. Black Letter. Printed by Robert Barker, London. Size: Quarto. Condition Report: Binding rebacked with new end papers attached secure binding pages bright and clean pages cropped at top with loss of text lacking general title page.

      The Breeches Edition Bible was traced to the American Pilgrim Museum in Leiden, Netherlands, which had purchased it for $1, A former archivist at the Pittsburgh library and a rare book Author: Caleb Parke. Barker Geneva Bible— popularly known as the “Breeches Bible,” arguably the most significant Protestant translation of Scripture prior to the King James— illustrated with woodcut ornaments, title page and frontispiece, and including a woodcut map of the Holy Land, in attractive contemporary calf boards.

    The First Edition of the English Geneva Bible, also known as the “Breeches” Bible, and the “Bible of the Protestant Reformation”. The Geneva was the first Bible with numbered verses, and the Bible .   Commonly referred to as the Breeches Bible (cf. Genesis ) Prayer book title page wanting? Concordance title page wanting Notes. Pages were particularly damaged near the front of this book. P. Text was shifted upward on page, cutting off some text. Very tight margins throughout this book. Text runs off the edges of pages or into the.


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Breeches Bible by James Gurnhill Download PDF EPUB FB2

And the priest shall put on his linen garment, and his linen breeches shall he Breeches Bible book upon his flesh, and take up the ashes which the fire hath consumed with the burnt offering on the altar, and he shall put them beside the altar.

Leviticus | View whole chapter | See verse in context. The Breeches Bible: Considered As The Basis For Remarks, Critical And Philological, On The English Language [James Gurnhill] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have. No apocrypha. No notes, just the word of God. When the Geneva translation of the New Testament appeared in and the entire Bible init was innovative in both text and format, and quickly became the household Bible of English speaking people.

It was the first English Bible to have modern verse divisions as well as modern chapter divisions/5(10). This Bible is often called the Breeches Bible because of the spelling in Genesis as “and they sowed figge-tree leaves together, and made themselves breeches.” According to scholars the word should have been “coverings”.

'Breeches' in the Bible. Exodus Exo Breeches Bible book. And thou shalt make them linen breeches to cover their nakedness; Search Results by Book.

All Books. Old. Of the “Breeches” Geneva Bible The Geneva Bible is one of the most historically significant translations of the Bible into English, preceding the King James translation by 51 years. It was the primary Bible of 16th century Protestantism and was the Bible used by William Shakespeare, Oliver Cromwell, John Knox, John Donne, and John Bunyan, author of Pilgrim’s Progress ().

The Geneva Bible is often referred to as the 'Breeches' Bible because of its translation in Genesis as "and they sowed figge-tree leaves together, and made themselves breeches" (the KJV has "aprons"). The Geneva Bible is one of the most significant translations of the Bible into English.

It was first printed ina full 51 years before the King James Bible. It is often referred to as the “Breeches Bible”, because of its translation of Genesis (“they sewed figge tree leaves together, and made themselves breeches”). I would be happy to help you with your Breeches Bible.

Comparable sales prices of Breeches Bible’s from the early 17 th century sell from $ - $ The value of your copy would depend on who was the printer and where it was printed.4/5(K). Breeches Bible A name given to the Geneva Bible because Gen.

Bible, specially named editions The 16th Century Breeches Bible, printed inwas taken by thieves who ransacked St Luke's Church in Blakenhall, Wolverhampton. The Geneva-Breeches Bible is about half a century older than the King James Bible, and it was the Bible used by William Shakespeare and the whole Protestant world of the time.

The Geneva Bible is here presented in a version formatted for ebook-readers. Breeches Bible, The Geneva Bible contained a number of study aids, including woodcut illustrations, maps and explanatory ‘tables’, i.e. indexes of names and topics, in addition to the extensive marginal notes.

Each book was preceded by an ‘argument’ or introduction, and each chapter by a list of contents giving verse numbers. breeches brich'-iz, brech'-iz: A garment, extending from the waist to or just below the knee or to the ankle, and covering each leg separately.

Breeches are not listed among the garments of an ordinary wardrobe, but the priests in later times (Exodus ) wore a garment resembling modern trousers. Breeches (Exodus ), rather linen drawers, reaching from the waist to a little above the knee, worn by the priests (Ezekiel Ezekiel ).

These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, The Geneva Bible downloaded from: Genesis Chapter 1 1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. 2 And the earth was without form and void, and darkness was upon the deep, and the Spirit of God moved upon the waters.

3 Then God said, Let there be light: And there was light. 4 And God saw the light that it wasFile Size: 9MB. Breeches, (only in dual) drawers (from concealing the private parts) Hebrew: מִכְנָס, miknās (H) 5 King James Bible Verses.

WORDS OF GOD IN RED. Here is breeches in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word מִכְנָס mean and how is it used in the Bible. Below are the English definition details.

One of the most famous Bibles, containing an unusual rendering, is called the “Breeches Bible.” In the Geneva Bible said, in Genesisthat Adam and Eve made for themselves ‘breeches” out of fig leaves. This same word was used also in the manuscript copy of the Wycliffe Bible of   This is a paperback, perfect bound book set in 9pt Roman font.

Contains both old and new testament. No apocrypha. No notes, just the word of the Geneva translation of the New Testament appeared in and the entire Bible init was innovative in both text and format, and quickly became the household Bible of English speaking people.

The term “breeches” refers to the word in Genesis that was used for the garments made by Adam and Eve to cover themselves after eating the forbidden fruit and when their eyes were subsequently “opened.” This museum quality book collates complete, and is the second quarto edition of the Geneva Bible, a smaller book than the Bible of.

Breeches Bible The Breeches Bible was of course so named because Genesis III 7 refers to Adam and Eve clothing themselves in breeches to cover their nakedness.

The Geneva appellation refers to the translation having been accomplished during the mid 16th century by a group of English Protestants exiled in Geneva during the reign of Queen Mary.

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