Congratulations to former Princeton English major and Rhodes Scholar Jeffrey Miller '06, currently Assistant Professor of English at Montclair State University, who has unearthed the earliest known draft of the King James Bible among the papers of one of the original translators, Samuel Ward. Miller's find is being hailed as "a major discovery" and has received coverage in the New York Times. For Miller's own account of his findings, read his October 14, 2015 essay for the Times Literary Supplement through the link below.
Alumnus Jeffrey Miller '06 discovers earliest known draft of King James Bible.
Oct. 21, 2015