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KJV Clarion Reference Edition

This is an entirely new setting of the Bible, published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of the King James Version but intended to become a staple of the Cambridge list for many years to come as a new and distinctive format, across a range of versions.

This particular edition is the first new Cambridge KJV reference Bible for over half a century and has been carefully designed for the modern era to meet an increasing demand for a more accessible format and comfortable reading size.

It is typeset in Lexicon No.1, a digital font designed for easy reading and with many similar characteristics to traditional hot-metal Bible typefaces, thus marrying the best of the old and the new. The print is black-letter throughout and the text is presented in paragraph (rather than traditional chapter and verse) style and in a single-column format. The notes and cross-references have been relocated to the outer margin, leaving the text relatively free and unencumbered.

These Bibles include maps and – instead of a conventional concordance and dictionary – a Reader’s Companion which offers the key elements of those features in one place. They are offered in a range of superior binding styles – calf split leather, top-grain calfskin, and edge-lined goatskin.

  • completely new setting
  • single-column format
  • paragraph style

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Features of edition:
  • India paper
  • black-letter text
  • cross-references
  • new ‘Reader’s Companion’ to the KJV
  • presentation page
  • 15 colour maps
  • two ribbons
  • gilt or art-gilt edges


Available styles:


Calf split leather
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Black

Calfskin leather
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Brown

Goatskin leather
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Black
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  Page size:  

180 x 131 mm

  Page extent:   2000 pp.



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