Publisher: Sphere; New edition edition (August 15, 1974)
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the good echoing words of the King James Bible that experience boomed during the English-speaking brain for four hundred years – an eye fixed for an eye fixed . . . devour, drink and be merry . . . . dying, the place is thy sting? . . . guy shall no longer dwell by way of bread on my own – are principally the paintings of a guy whose genius for phrases suits Shakespeare. yet William Tyndale, the younger Gloucestershire teach who wrote them, paid for them along with his existence. He was once persecuted, exiled and finally burned on the stake. booklet of fireplace is the exciting, relocating tale of the guy who first translated the notice of God into the English vernacular. Tyndale did so in defiance of church and nation, hunted via the implacable enmity and the brokers of the sainted Thomas extra. He was once eventually betrayed, yet through then his braveness and poetic intuition had supplied the spine of the one most important paintings within the English language. The Tudor heretic had replaced the literary, non secular and political panorama for ever.