The Holy Bible (Clarified Edition)

Collection ID

BIB.004983

Type

Bible - Printed Book

Date

1967

Geography

Chicago, Illinois (United States)

Language

English

Medium

Printed on paper

Dimensions

11.7 × 8.9 × 3.2 in. (29.8 × 22.6 × 8.2 cm)

Exhibit Location

Not on view


This edition of the Bible contains the text of the Authorized King James Version along with parallel renderings from the American Standard Version and the Revised Standard Version. It contains a number of features, such as a question and answer section entitled “Man’s Questions — God’s Answers,” an encyclopedic index, concordance, and dictionary, as well as maps and illustrations. The words of Jesus are printed in red ink. The cover depicts a copy of a painting of Jesus by Heinrich Hofmann accompanied by the title “King of Kings.”

Printed in 1967 by Consolidated Book Publishers, Chicago, Illinois. Acquired by Lizzy Hubler Hobel;[1] Gifted to John E. Hobel; Gifted in 2017 to Lucy Brewster, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Donated in 2018 to Museum of the Bible, Washington, DC.

Notes: [1] Lizzy Hubler Hobel acquired this as a gift for her son, John Hobel.

description

This edition of the Bible contains the text of the Authorized King James Version along with parallel renderings from the American Standard Version and the Revised Standard Version. It contains a number of features, such as a question and answer section entitled “Man’s Questions — God’s Answers,” an encyclopedic index, concordance, and dictionary, as well as maps and illustrations. The words of Jesus are printed in red ink. The cover depicts a copy of a painting of Jesus by Heinrich Hofmann accompanied by the title “King of Kings.”


provenance

Printed in 1967 by Consolidated Book Publishers, Chicago, Illinois. Acquired by Lizzy Hubler Hobel;[1] Gifted to John E. Hobel; Gifted in 2017 to Lucy Brewster, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Donated in 2018 to Museum of the Bible, Washington, DC.

Notes: [1] Lizzy Hubler Hobel acquired this as a gift for her son, John Hobel.


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