"The Word Made Flesh" Celebrates the 400th Anniversary of the King James Bible at Wilson Library

The University of Minnesota Libraries are celebrating the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Bible with the following exhibit:

The Word Made Flesh

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When: Monday, November 28, 2011 - Friday, February 24, 2012; Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where: T.R. Anderson Gallery, Wilson Library

Free and open to the public

This exhibit will feature examples of biblical texts, including medieval manuscripts and facsimiles. Highlights will include two leaves from the 42-line Gutenberg Bible; the original New Testament portion of the King James Bible; other early printings such as the Geneva Bible and the "Breeches" Bible; and related works stemming out of the Reformation such as publications, broadsides, and pamphlets from Martin Luther, Philip Melanchthon, and others.
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The Libraries are celebrating the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Bible with the following exhibits and events.

The Word Made Flesh

word_made_flesh.jpg

What: Exhibit
When: Monday, November 28, 2011 - Friday, February 24, 2012; Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: T.R. Anderson Gallery, Wilson Library

Free and open to the public

This exhibit will feature examples of biblical texts, including medieval manuscripts and facsimiles. Highlights will include two leaves from the 42-line Gutenberg Bible; the original New Testament portion of the King James Bible; other early printings such as the Geneva Bible and the "Breeches" Bible; and related works stemming out of the Reformation such as publications, broadsides, and pamphlets from Martin Luther, Philip Melanchthon, and others.

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