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The Bible: Authorized King James Version One of the more influential versions of the Bible with extensive commentary.

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Peter R. Ackroyd and Christopher F. Evans (eds.), The Cambridge History of the Bible. Vol. I: From the Beginnings to Jerome (Cambridge: CUP, 1970).

Robert Alter, The Art of Biblical Narrative (London: George Allen & Unwin, 1981).

—— and Frank Kermode (eds.), The Literary Guide to the Bible (London: Collins, 1987).

Willis Barnstone, The Poetics of Translation: History, Theory, Practice (New Haven and London: Yale UP, 1993).

James Barr, Fundamentalism, 2nd edn. (London: SCM Press, 1981).

—— The Semantics of Biblical Language (Oxford: OUP, 1961).

John Barton, Reading the Old Testament: Method in Biblical Study (London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1984).

Joseph Blenkinsopp, Wisdom and Law in the Old Testament: The Ordering of Life in Israel and Early Judaism, Oxford Bible Series, rev. edn. (Oxford: OUP 1995).

Kathleen C. Boone, The Bible Tells Them So: The Discourse of Protestant Fundamentalism (London: SCM Press, 1990).

Athalya Brenner (ed.), The Feminist Companion to the Bible, 10 vols. (Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1993 ff.).

Schuyler Brown, The Origins of Christianity: A Historical Introduction to the New Testament, Oxford Bible Series (Oxford: OUP, 1984).

Robert P. Carroll, Wolf in the Sheepfold: The Bible as a Problem for Christianity, (London: SPCK, 1991) [American edition = The Bible as a Problem for Christianity (Philadelphia: Trinity Press International)].

Elizabeth A. Castelli et al. (eds.), The Postmodern Bible: The Bible and Culture Collective (New Haven and London: Yale UP, 1995).

Ronald E. Clements (ed.), The World of Ancient Israel: Sociological, Anthropological and Political Perspectives (Cambridge: CUP, 1989).

Richard J. Coggins, Introducing the Old Testament, Oxford Bible Series (Oxford: OUP, 1990).

—— and J. Leslie Houlden (eds.), A Dictionary of Biblical Interpretation, (London: SCM Press, 1990).

Philip R. Davies, Whose Bible is it Anyway?, JSOT Suppl 204 (Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1995).

Cain Hope Felder (ed.), Stony the Road We Trod: African American Biblical Interpretation (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1991).

Michael Fishbane, Biblical Interpretation in Ancient Israel (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985).

Robin Lane Fox, The Unauthorized Version: Truth and Fiction in the Bible (London: Viking, 1991).

David Noel Freedman (ed.), The Anchor Bible Dictionary, 6 vols. (New York: Doubleday, 1992).

Northrop Frye, The Great Code: The Bible and Literature (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982).

Sue E. Gillingham, Psalmody and Poetry of the Old Testament, Oxford Bible Series (Oxford: OUP, 1994).

David M. Gunn and Danna Nolan Fewell, Narrative in the Hebrew Bible, Oxford Bible Series (Oxford: OUP, 1993).

S. L. Greenslade (ed.), The Cambridge History of the Bible. Vol. 3: The West from the Reformation to the Present Day (Cambridge: CUP, 1963).

Cecil Hargreaves, A Translator's Freedom: Modern English Bibles and their Language, Biblical Seminar, 22 (Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1993).

Gabriel Josipovici, The Book of God: A Response to the Bible (New Haven & London: Yale UP, 1988).

Frank Kermode, The Genesis of Secrecy: On the Interpretation of Narrative, (Cambridge, Mass. and London: Harvard UP, 1979).

G. W. H. Lampe (ed.), The Cambridge History of the Bible. Vol. 2: The West from the Fathers to the Reformation (Cambridge: CUP, 1969).

Stephen D. Moore, Literary Criticism and the Gospels: The Theoretical Challenge (New Haven and London: Yale UP, 1989).

Robert Morgan, with John Barton, Biblical Interpretation, Oxford Bible Series (Oxford: OUP, 1988).

David Norton, A History of The Bible as Literature, 2 vols. (Cambridge: CUP, 1993).

Martyn Percy, Words, Wonders and Power: Understanding Contemporary Christian Fundamentalism and Revivalism (London: SPCK, 1996).

Hugh Pope, English Versions of the Bible (St Louis and London: B. Herder Book Co., 1952).

Stephen Prickett, Words and the Word: Language, Poetics and Biblical Interpretation (Cambridge: CUP, 1986).

—— Origins of Narrative: The Romantic Appropriation of the Bible (Cambridge: CUP, 1996).

—— and Robert Barnes, The Bible, Landmarks of World Literature (Cambridge: CUP, 1991).

John Rogerson, The New Atlas of the Bible (London: MacDonald, 1985).

J. Alberto Soggin, Introduction to the Old Testament: From its Origins to the Closing of the Alexandrian Canon, rev. edn. (London: SCM Press, 1980).

Robert A. Spivey and D. Moody Smith, Anatomy of the New Testament: A Guide to Its Structure and Meaning, 5th edn. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1995).

Graham N. Stanton, The Gospels and Jesus, Oxford Bible Series (Oxford: OUP, 1989).

George Steiner, After Babel: Aspects of Language and Translation, 2nd edn. (Oxford: OUP, 1992).

—— ‘A Preface to the Hebrew Bible’ in No Passion Spent: Essays 1978–1996 (Faber & Faber, 1996), 40–87.

Geza Vermes, The Dead Sea Scrolls in English, 4th rev. edn. (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1995).

John Ziesler, Pauline Christianity, Oxford Bible Series, rev. edn. (Oxford: OUP, 1990).

Many book series provide invaluable treatments of the Bible, especially The Oxford Bible Series and the Sheffield Academic Press series Old Testament Guides, New Testament Guides and Guides to Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha.

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