Vernacular Bibles Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Alter, Robert, and Frank Kermode, eds. The Literary Guide to the Bible. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987, 678 p.

Collection of essays offering detailed analyses of the Bible, including an extensive discussion of the principal English translations.

Bluhm, Heinz Siegfried. Martin Luther, Creative Translator. St. Louis: Concordia, 1965, 236 p.

An analysis of Luther's translation of the Bible, with particular emphasis on his ability to blend his profound scholarship and literary genius.

Bobrick, Benson. Wide as the Waters: The Story of the English Bible and the Revolution It...

(The entire section is 550 words.)