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The Old Testament Books of poetry from 26 Translations Hardcover – January 1, 1973

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  • Hardcover
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1973 1st prtg. 710p.; 1ST edition (1973)
  • ASIN: B000SDW3WW
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The books of poetry from the Old Testament are Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and the Song of Solomon.

Note that all 26 translations do not appear for every passage. The anchor translation is the King James Version verses in bold type. Below this are only variants `that in one way or another differ from the King James in style, content, arrangement or meaning. Generally there are less than 10 alternate translations listed (sometimes only one alternate).

Besides the King James Version, the 25 possible translations are: (1) Bible an American translation (J. M. Powis Smith & Edgar J. Goodspeed) (2) Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments (American Baptist Pub.) (3) American Standard Version (4) Holy Scriptures According to the Masoretic Text (Jewish Pub) (5) New American Bible (6) New English Bible (7) Psalms in the Book of Common Prayer (Anglican Church) (8) Revised Standard Version (9) Holy Bible: Revised Version (10) Young`s Literal Translation of the Holy Bible (Robert Young) (11) Amplified Bible (12) Bible in Basic English (13) Modern Language Bible: the new Berkeley Version (14) Praise-Songs of Israel (John Dewitt) (15) Psalms for Today (R. K. Harrison) (16) Jerusalem Bible (17) Holy Bible: a translation from the Latin Vulgate (Monsignor Robert Knox) (18) Holy Bible from ancient Eastern manuscripts (George Lamsa) (19) New Translation of the Bible (James Moffatt) (20) Four Prophets: Amos, Hosea, First Isaiah, Micah (J. B. Phillips) (21) Emphasized Bible (J. B. Rotherham) (22) Septuagint (Charles Thomson) (23) Translation of the Old Testament Scriptures from the Original Hebrew (Helen Spurrell) (24) Living Bible Paraphrased (Kenneth Taylor) (25) Torah: the Five Books of Moses
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