An additional part for this piece is noted on the verso of a piano vocal score for "Tell me it's the truth," Folder B, from "Sacred Concert I." Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, brittle.
Books of the Bible is contained in one of twenty two folders for "Sacred concert I" consisting of 16 parts in an unknown key -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for speaking chorus (15). Lyrics begin "Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus ...". -- (ii) Part for speaking chorus. Lyrics begin "Matthew, Mark, Luke, John ...". Part appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.