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Revelation (Pocket Canons, #12)

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The publication of the King James version of the Bible, translated between 1603 and 1611, coincided with an extraordinary flowering of English literature and is universally acknowledged as the greatest influence on English-language literature in history. Now, world-class literary writers introduce the book of the King James Bible in a series of beautifully designed, small-
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Hardcover, 50 pages
Published December 31st 1998 by Canongate Books (first published 1611)
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Greg
Notes on Revelation

1) The English version, I mean the UK version, has an introduction by Will Self. The US version has an introduction by Kathleen Norris. Will Self probably wrote an interesting introduction, Kathleen Norris on the other hand wrote some liberal apologist dribble, telling 'the poets' to take back this loving book from the hands of fundamentalists. Sadly Kathleen Norris is going to be burning in hell for her view of Revelations,

"And if any man shall take away from the words of th
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jack
i read this before and let me tell you, that is some seriously heavy metal shit in there. lambs with seven horns and seven eyes! carrying a book with seven seals, and after they open every seal some crazy shit happens, like stars fall out of the sky or part of the ocean turns to blood! wtf, i say!

i'm basing a lot of my art right now on this book so have been slowly going through it. i recommend it as a way to trip yourself out and find cool quotes to use in your own art/writing, or just to whip
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Adam
Great bedtime reading! Good for foreplay too. An example of incredibly imaginative fiction writing.
Joan Haughton
The last book of the Bible. Well in the end we shall win! The victory is for us who believe on the name of Jesus, THE SON OF THE MOST HIGH GOD. Bless the name of Jesus!
Caitlin
The way it all ends. Widely misunderstood but if it was understood, it wouldn't be a mystery.
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