Inept or what? This book is acceptable, even handsome, if you know what you are getting; scanning the Index may provide a clue. Christopher Idle BEGATThe King James Bible and the English LanguageBy David Crystal. Oxford University Press. 327pages. £13.99ISBN 978-0-19-958585-4 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.