The Cambridge History of English and American Literature in 18 Volumes (1907–21).
Volume IV. Prose and Poetry: Sir Thomas North to Michael Drayton.

II. The “Authorised Version” and its Influence


[See bibliographies to Volume II, Chapter II, and Volume III, Chapter III. The following works may, also, be mentioned here.]

Authorised Version. The Translators’ Preface.

Caxton, William. The Golden Legend. Ed. Ellis, F. S. 7 vols. 1900 ff.

Cheyne, T. K. and Black, J. S. Encyclopaedia Biblica. 1899 ff.

Cook, A. S. The Bible and English Prose Style. Boston, 1892.

—— Biblical Quotations in Old English Prose Writers. 1898.

—— The Christ of Cynewulf. Boston, 1900. Albion Series.

Gardiner, J. H. The Bible as English Literature. 1906.

Gasquet, F. A. The Old English Bible and other Essays. 1897.

Halsey, L. J. The Literary Attractions of the Bible. 1889.

Hastings, J. Dictionary of the Bible. Edinburgh, 1898 ff.

Konig, E. Stilistik, Rhetorik, Poetik in Bezug auf die biblische Litteratur. Leipzig, 1900.

Lightfoot, J. B. On a fresh Revision of the English New Testament. 1871. New York. 1873.

Loftie, W. J. A Century of Bibles or the Authorised Version from 1611 to 1711. 1872.

MacCulloch, J. M. Literary Characteristics of the Holy Scriptures. 1845.

Marsh, G. P. Lectures on the English Language. New York, 1863.

Mombert, J. I. English Versions of the Bible. 1907.

Moulton, R. G. The Literary Study of the Bible. 1899.

—— The Modern Reader’s Bible. The books of the Bible with three books of the Apocrypha presented in modern literary form. 1907.

Petty, W. T. An Essay upon the influence of the translation of the Bible upon English Literature. 1830.

Revised Version. The Revisers’ Preface.

Scrivener, F. H. A. The Authorised Edition of the English Bible, 1611, its subsequent reprints and modern representatives. Cambridge, 1884.

Westcott, B. F. A General View of the History of the English Bible. Rev. by Aldis Wright, W. 1905.

Wright, W. Aldis (ed.). The Authorised Version of the English Bible, 1611. 5 vols. Cambridge English Classics. 1909. [A literal reprint, with a list of variations between the two issues of 1611.]