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The Enlightenment Bible : translation, scholarship, culture / Jonathan Sheehan.

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Subject: Bible > History > 18th century.

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  • ISBN: 9781400847792 (e-book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (294 pages) : illustrations
  • Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Vernacular Bible : reformation and baroque -- The birth of the Enlightenment Bible. Scholarship, the New Testament, and the English defense of the Bible ; Religion, the New Testament, and the German reinvention of the Bible -- The forms of the Enlightenment Bible. Philology : the Bible from text to document ; Pedagogy : the politics and morals of the Enlightenment Bible ; Poetry : national literature, history, and the Hebrew Bible ; History : the archival and alien Old Testament -- The cultural Bible. Culture, religion, and the Bible in Germany, 1790-1830 ; "Regeneration from Germany" : culture and the Bible in England, 1780-1870.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.

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