Re: [RDA-L] “Authorized Version” (

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On 16/05/2013 14:21, Heidrun Wiesenmüller wrote:

RDA says: “For books of the Catholic or Protestant canon, record the brief citation form of the Authorized Version as a subdivision of the preferred title for the Bible.”

Is my interpretation correct that “Authorized Version” here is not meant in a general sense of “some standard version”, but rather as a reference to a specific English version of the Bible, namely the King James Bible?

You may find the Biblical Cataloging Manual at Princeton useful:

Page about versions of the Bible: