The Short Bible: An American Translation (Modern Library #57.4)

By: GOODSPEED, Edgar J.; SMITH, J.M. Powis (editors)

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


An edited version of the Holy Bible in a Modern Library edition, containing ". . .those portions of the Bible which have most meaning for modern life." Contains portions of both the Old and New Testaments. With Table of Contents and one-page index (at rear). Edited by Edgar J. Goodspeed and J. M. Powis Smith, and translated by the editors and others. With a preface by E.J.G. --- In Toledano spine 8 / blue cloth / gilt titling on red spine & cover blocks / red topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i, verso advertises 380 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1958 (though 1933 date appears in book). ML #57.4. --- A clean, tightly-bound and unmarked copy, but with a hint of chafing to cloth at edges & small tears to paper at front gutter (which doesn't affect the stability of the binding). Price-clipped dust jacket with college bookstore sticker to tail of spine, some rubbing and chafing to extremities, but remaining bright, intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); x, 549 pages

Title: The Short Bible: An American Translation (Modern Library #57.4)

Author Name: GOODSPEED, Edgar J.; SMITH, J.M. Powis (editors)

Categories: >>Modern Library Editions, >>Religion and Spirituality,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1958]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 83587