The Bible (1400? BC - 90? AD)

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English Translation Bibles
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Non-English Bibles
[Arabic]   [Chinese]   [Danish]   [Dutch]   [Esperanto]   [Finnish]   [French]   [German]   [Greek]   [Modern Greek]   [Hungarian]   [Icelandic]   [Italian]   [Japanese]   [Latin]   [Norwegian]   [Polish]   [Portuguese]   [Russian]   [Slovenian]   [Spanish]   [Swedish]   [Tagalog]   [Turkish]  
Other Resources
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The Bible is on almost every reading list of Great Books and/or Western Classics; hence, no inclusion codes are used on this page.

English Translation Bibles

Multi-Translation Bibles
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King James Version (KJV)
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New American Standard Bible (NASB)
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New Century Version (NCV)
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New International Reader's Version (NIrV)
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New International Version (NIV)
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New King James Version (NKJV)
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New Living Translation (NLT)
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New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
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Orthodox Study Bible (OSB)
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Non-English Translation Bibles

Arabic Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Arabic Bible: Easy-to-Read Version

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Arabic Bible, hardcover (American Bible Society, 2003).
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Chinese Translations
  • O-Bible.com - Chinese Union Version in big5 encoding (indexed; may initially be slow-loading)
  • O-Bible.com - Chinese Union Version in GB (Chinese simplified) encoding (indexed; may initially be slow-loading)

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  • Chinese Life Application Bible, hardcover, at IBSDirect (Union translation with simplified characters).
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Danish Translations
  • Bible Database, 1933 translation (One page per chapter, indexed)
  • Multi-format New Testament (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Danish Bible Society text)
  • Multi-format Old Testament (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Danish Bible Society text)

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  • Danish New Testament, paperback (RareBooksClub.com, 2013, 190 pg).
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Dutch Translations
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Esperanto Translations
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Finnish Translations
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French Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, La Bible du Semeur translation
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Louis Segond translation

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  • French Bible, paperback, La Sainte Bible Version Semeur (Zondervan, 2016, 1392 pg).
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German Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Luther Bibel 1545 translation

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  • German Bible, hardcover, bilingual German/English (Transcripture International, 2013, 1136 pg).
  • German Bible, hardcover, Gute Nachricht Bibel (German Bible Society, 2001, 1344 pg).
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Greek (Translations and Original Language)
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Modern Greek Translations
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Hungarian Translations
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Icelandic Translations
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Italian Translations
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Japanese Translations
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Latin Translations
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Norwegian Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Det Norsk Bibelselskap 1930 translation
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Polish Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Updated Gdańsk Bible (NT, Psalms, Proverbs)
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Portuguese Translations
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Russian Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Russian New Testament, Easy-to-Read Version

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Russian Bible, NRT (New Revised Translation), hardcover (Zondervan, 2016, 1216 pg).
  • Russian Bible, NRT (New Revised Translation), paperback (Zondervan, 2016, 1216 pg).
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Slovenian Translations
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Spanish Translations
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Swedish Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Levanda Bibeln translation
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Svenska 1917 translation
  • Swedish Multi-Format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text), both Old and New Testament, at Project Gutenberg (Translation uncertain)

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Swedish New Testament, paperback, at Church Source (Zondervan, 416 pg, 2016).
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Tagalog Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Ang Salita ng Diyos translation

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Tagalog New Testament, Hardcover, translation of the KJV (Send The Light Ministries, 2016, 610 pg).
  • Tagalog Bible, Kindle edition, contains the Bible in Basic English and the Tagalog Ang Biblia 1905.
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Turkish Translations
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Other Resources

Atlases
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Commentaries
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Concordances
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The Enneads (250)
On the Incarnation (c. 318)
Ecclesiastical History (c. 325)
Life of Antony (c. 356-362)
Sermons (Chrysostom) (c. 370-404)
Letters (Chrysostom) (c. 370-404)
On the Priesthood (c. 386)
On the Teacher (c. 388)
Commentary on Galatians (c. 390?)
Christian Doctrine (397-426)
On the Trinity (400-416)
Confessions (Augustine) (c. 401)
The City of God (413-426)
Enchiridion (Augustine) (421)
The Rule of St. Benedict (c. 530?)
The Quran (c. 632)
Beowulf (c. 725)
Tales from the 1001 Nights (c. 850?)
The Destruction of Dá Derga's Hostel (c. 900?; mss. c. 1100)
The Tale of Genji (c. 1008-1021)
Shahnameh (1010)
The Mabinogion (c. 1050?)
Monologium (1077)
Proslogium (1087)
The Song of Roland (c. 1100)
The Rubaiyat (c. 1120)
Letters of Abelard and Heloise (c. 1130-1136)
On Loving God (c. 1130?)
Sermons on the Song of Songs (1136-1153)
The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs (12th century)
Guide of the Perplexed (1180-1190)
The Nibelungenlied (c. 1200)
Magna Carta (1215)
The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi (c. 1250-1261)
The Saga of Burnt Njal (13th century)
On the Principles of Nature (1252-1256)
Summa Contra Gentiles (1261-1264)
Summa Theologica (1265-1273)
The New Life (c. 1292-1294)
The Cloud of Unknowing (c. 1300)
The Divine Comedy (c. 1306-1321)
Inferno (c. 1306-1314)
On Monarchy (c. 1309-1313)
Purgatorio (c. 1315-1318)
Paradiso (c. 1319-1321)
Sonnets (Petrarch) (c. 1327-1374)
Ascent of Mt. Ventoux (c. 1336)
The Decameron (1351)
The Spiritual Dialogue (St. Catherine of Siena) (1370)
Troilus and Criseyde (c. 1385)
Canterbury Tales (c. 1386)
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Late 14th century)
On the Imitation of Christ (1418)
The Spiritual Dialogue (St. Catherine of Genoa) (1447)
Le Morte d'Arthur (c. 1470)
Notebooks (da Vinci) (c. 1478-1518)
The Dignity of Man (c. 1486)
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