Bibles and Notebooks

Thursday, January 31, 2008

Wide-margin Bibles are one way to keep your notes, but there’s an argument to be made for using a separate journal. A teaching outline can get pretty cramped…

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A Sneak Peak at Some Not-Yet-Reviewed Editions

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Mind if I share a few photos? These are all editions I haven’t reviewed here yet — some of them might make an appearance, though. In the meantime,…

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Another ESV Wide Margin Rebound by Mechling Bookbindery

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Remember the ESV wide margin Matt Morales cut to size and rebound? Well, he’s done it again, this time using Mechling Bookbindery to do the work. Here’s his…

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A (Bible) Reader’s Manifesto

Monday, January 28, 2008

For awhile now, I’ve wondered if it would be helpful for us all to collaborate on a set of suggestions for publishers hoping to meet the demand for…

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How Do You Say “Help” in Spanish?

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Abraham Armenta got in touch with a question I couldn’t answer. There are so many interesting editions of the Bible in English, he pointed out, but where are…

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Trevor’s Stack of Bibles

Friday, January 25, 2008

Don’t hate Trevor — and don’t hate me for what I’m about to show you. By now, you’d think I’d be accustomed to the feeling. Just when I…

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Pocket Canon (KJV)

Thursday, January 24, 2008

Blandness and kitsch are the Scylla and Charybdis between which any attempt at an innovative Bible design must navigate. You can drop text into double columns, print on…

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R. L. Allan’s Oxford Brevier Blackface Reference Edition

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

It’s appeared several photos. I’ve mentioned it a time or two. But until now, I’ve never posted my thoughts on the Oxford Brevier Blackface Reference Edition from R….

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Nelson Signature Slimline KJV

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

The picture says it all, right? According to the official site, the Nelson Signature series is “bound in the softest, most supple and durable calfskin,” and you can…

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One Year Later: Two Bibles Rebound by Mechling

Monday, January 21, 2008

The Bible Design and Binding Blog has featured a lot of rebinding work recently — and there’s more on the way. Maybe you’re wondering how some of these…

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