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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Schuyler Canterbury KJV in Dark Purple Goatskin, Dark Red Calfskin, and Forest Green Calfskin

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

  The Schuyler Canterbury KJV Goatskin ($210): Black, Dark Brown, Dark Purple, Imperial Blue, Firebrick Red Calfskin ($110): Black, Dark Brown, Forest Green, Dark Red See links at…

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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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The Schuyler Quentel: New King James Version

Monday, March 21, 2016

The Quentel Reference Bible is the flagship edition from Schuyler, a relative newcomer to high-end Bible publishing that focuses on offering interior design and book blocks that rival the…

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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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The R. L. Allan NIV Proclamation Bible in Navy Blue Goatskin

Thursday, March 5, 2015

This offering from R. L. Allan adds a luxury binding to the Anglicized edition of the NIV Proclamation Bible, published by Hodder & Stoughton. The edition is available in four…

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The Effect of Reader-Friendly Design Choices

Monday, February 23, 2015

“I’ve read what you said about Bibles being designed like dictionaries,” writes Bradford Taliaferro. “Now that I have this Bible — I get it! Reading the Bible doesn’t…

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Schuyler ESV Quentel Reference Bible in Dark Green Goatskin

Thursday, February 5, 2015

A new edition of the Schuyler Quentel has arrived, this time using the popular English Standard Version, and it’s a notable release in several regards: there’s the superb…

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The KJV Schuyler Reference Bible in Antique Mahogany Goatskin

Thursday, October 30, 2014

I forget sometimes how difficult the language of the KJV can be. The Mardersteig New Testament was open on my library stand, and I pointed it out to…

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R. L. Allan New Classic Readers Edition ESV in Marine Blue Goatskin (ESVNC1BLT)

Thursday, June 5, 2014

OVERVIEW For the second time in a week, I am posting about a sold-out color option from R. L. Allan. The Brunswick Green NLT was last time’s object…

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