Samuel Bagster

(1772—1851) publisher and author

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Since royal privilege only covered unannotated bibles, Bagster published annotated parallel texts: the English Polyglot (1816), Biblia Sacra Polyglotta Bagsteriana (1817), and the English Hexapla (1841). He also compiled the popular religious textbook Daily Light on the Daily Path (1841).

From The Oxford Companion to the Book in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Bibliography.

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