Typeface: Monotype Centaur 22pt.
Printed by John Johnson, Printer to the University
Designed by Bruce Rogers, 1870-1957
This exceptionally large and heavy bible is intended for use on a church lectern, and is considered to be the masterpiece of Bruce Rogers. The type page is 9 by 13 inches, printed on a leaf 13 by 18 1/4 inches. It is accompanied by related publications: An account of the making of the Oxford Lectern Bible and A prospectus giving particulars and specimen pages of the new Oxford Lectern Bible.