Samuel Sharpe

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New Testament


Title: The New Testament translated from Griesbach's Text. By Samuel Sharpe, author of The History of Egypt
Date: 1840 (reprinted several times including a Seventh Edition in 1874)
Publisher: J. Russell Smith: London
Contents: New Testament
References: Chamberlin 549-6; Herbert 1834, Taliaferro-EELBV 7495.
Images: Title page
Comments: The Second Edition was published in 1844 by Edward Moxon: London.
A facsimile PDF of the Third Edition (1856) is available at
A facsimile PDF of the Fourth Edition (1859) is available at
A facsimile PDF of the Fifth Edition (1862) is available at
A facsimile PDF of the "Fourteenth Thousand" (1881) is available at

Old Testament


Title: The Hebrew Scriptures Translated by Samuel Sharpe being a Revision of the Authorized English Old Testament. In three volumes. Vol. I
Date: 1865 (reprinted several times including a Second Edition in 1871, and a Third Edition in 1876)
Publisher: J. Russell Smith: London
Contents: (Vol. I) Genesis-I Samuel, (Vol. II) II Samuel-Psalms, (Vol. III) - Proverbs-Malachi
References: Chamberlin 119-1; Herbert 1955, Taliaferro-EELBV 7495.105
Images: Volume I Title page (from the online facsimile), Volume II Title page, Volume III Title page
Facsimile: A PDF facsimile of the 1871 second edition is available at Volume I, Volume II, Volume III



Title: The Book of Isaiah, Arranged Chronologically in a Revised Translation, and Accompanied with Historical Notes. By Samuel Sharpe, Author of "The History of Egypt."
Date: 1877
Publisher: J. Russell Smith: London
Contents: Isaiah
References: Chamberlin 445-5
Images: Title page (from online facsimile).
Facsimile: A pdf facsimile is available at

Complete Bible


Title: The Holy Bible Translated by Samuel Sharpe. Being a Revision of the Authorised English Version.
Date: 1881 (reprinted several times including 1883)
Publisher: Williams and Norgate: London
Contents: Bible (HC, 202 mm, p. iv, 768).
References: Chamberlin 31-1; Herbert 1955, Taliaferro-EELBV 7495.120.
Images: Title page
Comments: A facsimile PDF of the 1883 edition is available at The first page of the Preface is missing from the online facsimile, but it may be found here.


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