Item description for Ancient Letters and the New Testament: A Guide to Context and Exegesis by Hans-Josef Klauck...
This volume places the New Testament letters squarely in the middle of all the important letter corpora of antiquity. Chapters cover the basic letter formula, papyrus and postal delivery, non-literary and diplomatic correspondence, Greek and Latin literary letters, epistolary theory, letters in early Judaism, and all the letters of the New Testament. Part I of each chapter surveys each corpus, followed by detailed exegetical examples in Part II. Comprehensive bibliographies and 54 exercises with answers suit this guide to student and scholar alike.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 6.06" Height: 1.26" Weight: 1.65 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2006
Publisher Baylor University Press
ISBN 1932792406 ISBN13 9781932792409
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More About Hans-Josef Klauck
Hans-Josef Klauck (Th. D. University of Munich) is Professor of New Testament at the University of Chicago.