Gordon Campbell (scholar)

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Gordon Campbell (born 1944) is a professor of Renaissance Studies at the University of Leicester known for his work on Milton and on the King James Bible.[1][2] Campbell is one of the "world's leading authorities on the King James Bible."[3]

Campbell on Milton[edit]

The Guardian called Campbell's book on Milton the "definitive biography" of our era.[4]


  • Bible: the Story of the King James Version 1611-2011 (Oxford University Press, 2010)



  1. ^ "Professor Gordon Campbel". University of Leicester. Retrieved 3 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Professor Gordon Campbell Professor of Renaissance Studies, University of Leicester". www.britac.ac.uk. British Academy. Archived from the original on 13 October 2015. Retrieved 3 March 2015.
  3. ^ Warzynski, P. A. (16 October 2014). "Leicester academic helps establish a £500 million museum". Leicester Mercury. Retrieved 3 March 2015.
  4. ^ Lezard, Nicholas (17 December 2010). "John Milton: Life, Work and Thought by Gordon Campbell and Thomas N Corns - review". The Guardian. Retrieved 4 March 2015.