ESV Countdowns

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

The clock is ticking down on several long-awaited ESV debuts: the new edition of the Allan’s ESV1 with updated text, the four Cambridge Pitt Minion ESV options, and…

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Blue Like Jazz

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

If you read through the archives — and I strongly recommend it — you’ll see clearly my bias when it comes to color. Black is the standard where…

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Oxford Bibles, circa 1955

Sunday, September 28, 2008

In December 1955, Life magazine devoted a special issue to Christianity. It included an advertisement for Oxford Bibles, which I’ve reproduced below. The headline reads: “Since 1675 ……

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Zondervan / Eyre & Spottiswoode KJV in Black Ostraleg Calfskin

Saturday, September 27, 2008

Here’s an interesting find: a vintage KJV published by Eyre & Spottiswoode for Zondervan, bound in limp black ostraleg calfskin. According to the box, it’s part of the…

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Note-taking Systems?

Friday, September 5, 2008

A reader named Russ sent me an e-mail asking about note-taking systems that I thought would be good to pose to the group: Q. “Have you come across…

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One More Pitt Minion ESV Photo

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

I asked David Dewey to provide one last photo of the Pitt Minion ESV — this time a shot of the brown goatskin edition opened flat on a…

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Pitt Minion ESV Comparison Shots

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

David Dewey has done it again: in response to yesterday’s requests for a comparison between the new Cambridge Pitt Minion ESV and Crossway’s single column Personal Size Reference…

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The Cambridge Pitt Minion ESV

Monday, September 1, 2008

David Dewey will be reviewing the new Cambridge Pitt Minion ESV for The Baptist Times, but we’re fortunate to have a sneak preview today, including photos of the…

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