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This translation of the second - revised and expanded - Spanish edition deals fully with the origins of the Septuagint. It discusses its linguistic and cultural frame, its relation to the Hebrew text and to the Qumran documents, the transmission of the Septuagint and its reception by Jews and Christians. It includes the early revisions, Aquila, Symmachus and Theodotion, the Christian recensions and particularly Origen's Hexapla, Biblical commentaries and catenae, as well as other issues such as the relation of the Septuagint to Hellenism, to the New Testament and to Early Christian Literature. It is a comprehensive introduction to the Septuagint, the first translation and interpretation of the Hebrew Bible, and to other Greek versions of the Bible. This publication has also been published in paperback, please click here for details.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.59" Width: 6.54" Height: 1.43" Weight: 1.95 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2000
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004115749 ISBN13 9789004115743
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More About Natalio Fernandez Marcos
Natalio Fernandez Marcos is a Research Professor at the Institute of Philology, where he served as Director from 1988 to 1992.