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THE HOLY SCRIPTURES, &c. THE CAMBRIDGE PARAGRAPH BIBLE of the Authorized English Version, with the Text Revised by a Collation of its Early and other Principal Editions, the Use of the Italic Type made uniform, the Marginal References remodelled, and a Critical Introduction prefixed, by the Rev. F. H. SCRIVENER, M.A., LL.D., Editor of the Greek Testament, Codex Augiensis, &c., and one of the Revisers of the Authorized Version. Crown Quarto, cloth, gilt, 215. From the Times.

and of such features as the marginal notes, “Students of the Bible should be particu

the use of italic type, and the changes of orlarly grateful to (the Cambridge University

thography, as well as into the most interesting Press, for having produced, with the able as- question as to the original texts from which sistance of Dr Scrivener, a complete critical

our translation is produced.” edition of the Authorized Version of the English Bible, an edition such as, to use the words

From the Methodist Recorder. of the Editor, 'would have been executed “This noble quarto of over 1300 pages is long ago had this version been nothing more in every respect worthy of editor and pub. than the greatest and best known of English Jishers alike. The name of the Cambridge classics.' Falling at a time when the formal University Press is guarantee enough for its revision of this version has been undertaken perfection in outward form, the name of the by a distinguished company of scholars and editor is equal guarantee for the worth and divines, the publication of this edition must accuracy of its contents.

Without question, be considered most opportune.'

it is the best Paragraph Bible ever published,

and its reduced price of a guinea brings it From the Atheneum.

within reach of a large number of students. . " Apart from its religious importance, the But the volume is much more than a ParaEnglish Bible has the glory, which but few graph Bible. It is an attempt, and a success. sister versions indeed can claim, of being the ful attempt, to give a critical edition of the chief classic of the language, of having, in Authorised' English Version, not (let it be conjunction with Shakspeare, and in an im- marked) a revision, but an exact reproducmeasurable degree more than he, fixed the tion of the original Authorised Version, as language beyond any possibility of important published in 1611, minus patent mistakes. change. Thus the recent contributions to the This is doubly necessary at a time when the literature of the subject, by such workers as version is about to undergo revision. .. To Mr Francis Fry and Canon Westcott, appeal to all who at this season seek a suitable volume a wide range of sympathies; and to these may for presentation to ministers or teachers we now be added Dr Scrivener, well known for earnestly commend this work.” his labours in the cause of the Greek Testament criticisin, who has brought out, for the

From the London Quarterly Review. Syndics of the Cambridge University Press, “The work is worthy in every respect of an edition of the English Bible, according to the editor's fame, and of the Cambridge the text of 1611, revised by a comparison with University Press. The noble English Ver. later issues on principles stated by him in his sion, to which our country and religion owe Introduction. Here he enters at length into so much, was probably never presented bethe history of the chief editions of the version, fore in so perfect a form."

THE CAMBRIDGE PARAGRAPH BIBLE. STUDENT'S EDITION, on good writing paper, with one column of print and wide margin to each page for MS. notes. This edition will be found of great use to those who are engaged in the task of Biblical criticism. Two Vols. Crown Quarto, cloth, gilt, 315. 6d.

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THE LECTIONARY BIBLE, WITH APOCRYPHA, divided into Sections adapted to the Calendar and Tables of Lessons of 1871. Crown Octavo, cloth, 35. 6d.

BREVIARIUM AD USUM INSIGNIS ECCLESIAE SARUM. Fasciculus II. In quo continentur PSALTERIUM, cum ordinario Officii totius hebdomadae juxta Horas Canonicas, et proprio Completorii, LATINIA, COMMUNE SANCTORUM, ORDINARIUM MISSAE CUM CANONE ET XII Missis, &c. &c. juxta Editionem maximam pro CLAUDIO CHEVALLON ET FRANCISCO REGNAULT A.D. MDXXXI. in Alma Parisiorum Academia impressam : labore ac studio FRANCISCI PROCTER, A.M., ET CHRISTOPHORI WORDSWORTH, A.M. Demy Octavo, cloth. 125.

FASCICULUS I. In the Press. Not only experts in liturgiology, but all labours of Mr G. H. Forbes, to every one persons interested in the history of the interested in the subject matter with which it Anglican Book of Common Prayer, will be is connected."--Notes and Queries. grateful to the Syndicate of the Cambridge “We have here the first instalment of the University Press for forwarding the publica. celebrated Sarum Breviary, of which no ention of the volume which bears the above tire edition has hitherto been printed since title, and which has recently appeared under the year 1557... Of the valuable explanatory their auspices. . . When the present work is notes, as well as the learned introduction to complete in three volumes, of which we have this volume, we can oniy speak in terms of the here the first instalment, it will be accessible, very highest commendation.”—The Exas the Sarum Missal is now, thanks to the aminer.

GREEK AND ENGLISH TESTAMENT, in parallel Columns on the same page. Edited by J. SCHOLEFIELD, M.Ā. late Regius Professor of Greek in the University. Small Octavo. New Edition, with the Marginal References as arranged and revised by Dr SCRIVENER. Cloth, red edges. 75. 6d.

GREEK AND ENGLISH TESTAMENT, THE STUDENT'S EDITION of the above, on large writing paper. 4to. cloth. I25.

GREEK TESTAMENT, ex editione Stephani tertia, 1550. Small Octavo. 35. 6d. THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST MATTHEW in Anglo-Saxon and Northumbrian Versions, synoptically arranged : with Collations of the best Manuscripts. By J. M. KEMBLE, M.A. and Archdeacon HARDWICK. Demy Quarto. IOS.

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST MARK in Anglo-Saxon and Northumbrian Versions synoptically arranged: with Collations exhibiting all the Readings of all the MSS. Edited by the Rev. Professor SKEAT, M.A. late Fellow of Christ's College, and author of a Meso-GOTHIC Dictionary. Demy Quarto. iOS.

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THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST LUKE, uniform with the preceding, edited the Rev. Professor SKEAT. Demy Quarto. 105.

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST JOHN, uniform with the preceding, by the same Editor. Demy Quarto. 1os.

The Gospel according to St John, in have had the good fortune to be edited by Anglo-Saxon and Northumbrian Versions : Professor Skeat, whose competency and zeal Edited for the Syndics of the University have left nothing undone to prove himself Press, by the Rev. Walter W. Skeat, M.A., equal to his reputation, and to produce a Elrington and Bosworth Professor of Anglo- work of the highest value to the student Saxon in the University of Cambridge, of Anglo-Saxon. The design was indeed completes an undertaking designed and worthy of its author. It is difficult to excommenced by that distinguished scholar, aggerate the value of such a set of parallel J. M. Kemble, some forty years ago.

He texts, ... Of the particular volume now was not himself permitted to execute his before us, we can only say it is worthy of its scheme; he died before it was completed two predecessors. We repeat that the serfor St Matthew. The edition of that Gospel vice rendered to the study of Anglo-Saxon was finished by Mr., subsequently Arch- by this Synoptic collection cannot easily be deacon, Hardwick. The remaining Gospels overstated.”-Contemporary Review.

THE POINTED PRAYER BOOK, being the Book of Common Prayer with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches. Royal 24mo. Cloth, is. 6d.

The same in square 32mo, cloth, 6d.

“The Pointed Prayer Book' deserves and still more for the terseness and clearmention for the new and ingenious system ness of the directions given for using it."on which the pointing has been marked, Times.

THE CAMBRIDGE PSALTER, for the use of Choirs and Organists. Specially adapted for Congregations in which the “Cambridge Pointed Prayer Book” is used. Demy Svo. cloth extra, 3s. 6d. Cloth limp, cut flush, 2s. 6d.

THE PARAGRAPH PSALTER, arranged for the use of Choirs by BROOKE Foss WESTCOTT, D.D., Canon of Peterborough, and Regius Professor of Divinity in the University of Cambridge. Fcap. 4to., 55.

“ The Paragraph Psalter exhibits all expect to find, and there is not a clergyman the care, thought, and learning that those or organist in England who should be withacquainted with the works of the Regius out this Psalter as a work of reference."Professor of Divinity at Cambridge would Morning Post. THE MISSING FRAGMENT OF THE LATIN TRANSLATION OF THE FOURTH BOOK OF EZRA, discovered, and edited with an Introduction and Notes, and a facsimile of the MS., by ROBERT L. BENSLY, M.A., Sub-Librarian of the University Library, and Reader in Hebrew, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. Demy Quarto. Cloth, ios.

"Edited with true scholarly complete- added a new chapter to the Bible, and, startness." --Westminster Review.

ling as the statement may at first sight apo “Wer sich je mit dem 4 Buche Esra pear, it is no exaggeration of the actual fact, eingehender beschäftigt hat, wird durch die if by the Bible we understand that of the obige, in jeder Beziehung musterhafte Pub- larger size which contains the Apocrypha, lication in freudiges Erstaunen versetzt wer. and if the Second Book of Esdras can be den."— Theologische Literaturzeitung: fairly called a part of the Apocrypha."

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