The Waterproof Bible from Bardin & Marsee (NKJV)

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The Waterproof Bible from Bardin & Marsee is available in a variety of translations and styles, all available here. The review copy seen here is the NKJV Waterproof…

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ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set — Part 3: Paper Performance

Thursday, October 13, 2016

This is Part 3 of Bible Design Blog’s look at the ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set. This time we take an in-depth look at the paper the books are printed…

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“Reverent Joy”: Crossway Launches ReadersBible.org, Releases Video

Monday, October 10, 2016

To mark the official launch of the ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set, Crossway has released a new promotional video and a dedicated website: ReadersBible.org. Introducing the ‘ESV Reader’s Bible,…

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ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set — Part 2: Layout & Typography

Thursday, October 6, 2016

This is Part 2 of Bible Design Blog’s look at the ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set. This part focuses on typography and page layout for an index of the…

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The ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set — Part 1: Simply Beautiful

Monday, October 3, 2016

This is Part 1 of Bible Design Blog’s extended look at the new 6-Volume Reader’s Bible published by Crossway. This post gives an overview of the project and…

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They Don’t Make ‘Em Like They Used To: Vintage Nelson ASV Looseleaf

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

In Friday’s guest post, Matthew Everhard shared his Bibliotheca-inspired quest for a vintage copy of the American Standard Version, so I figured I should follow up by showing…

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Caloca Bible Rebinds Matthew Everhard’s ASV

Friday, March 18, 2016

Matthew Everhard’s past contributions to Bible Design Blog have chronicled his experiments in bookbinding and his fascination with Jonathan Edwards’ Blank Bible. Now Matthew’s written a profile of an…

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Reader-Friendly NLT: The Schuyler Caxton and the Tyndale Select Reference Edition

Thursday, October 22, 2015

I am doing something today I don’t think I’ve ever done before at Bible Design Blog: reviewing two editions side-by-side. But then, it’s a unique situation. Two beautiful…

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Crossway Heirloom Legacy ESV in Black and Deep Brown Goatskin

Friday, October 10, 2014

The 2012 publication of the Legacy ESV marked a new era, a sea change, an insert-your-favorite-turning-point cliche-here for our friends at Crossway, who, although they had put out…

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R. L. Allan NASB Single Column Reference (NASB SCR) in Black Highland Goatskin

Monday, June 16, 2014

OVERVIEW Although the NASB Single Column Reference from R. L. Allan, available in black, blue, and brown highland goatskin, features a single column setting, instead of paragraphed text the lines…

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