What Bible was used in the 1800s?
Thereof, what Bible was before King James?
The most popular translation of the bible prior to the King James Version was the Geneva Bible. King James was the only reason why the KJV was so popular for so many years instead of the Geneva Bible.
One may also ask, which Bible did the pilgrims use? Geneva Bible
Additionally, what is a Bible from the 1800's worth?
Value: The value of an old leather Bible in very good condition with no family records or other factors that would increase its value might be worth about $10 to $20 dollars. If the Bible contains family records, or other important factors it could be worth from $20 up to a large amount.
What was the first version of the Bible?
The oldest extant copy of a complete Bible is an early 4th-century parchment book preserved in the Vatican Library, and it is known as the Codex Vaticanus. The oldest copy of the Tanakh in Hebrew and Aramaic dates from the 10th century CE.