Item description for Old Testament in Syriac According to the Peshitta Version: Part III, Fascicle 1, Isaiah by No Author, Peshitta & Sebastian P. Brock...
The Peshitta version of the Syriac translation of the Old Testament was made during the first centuries of the Christian era and has been used ever since in the non-Western churches of Semitic signature. Much like the Greek translations of the Old Testament, this document is an important source for our knowledge of the text of the Old Testament. In contrast to the manuscript of most Hebrew traditions, which date from the beginning of the Middle Ages, the extant manuscripts date from the fifth century. The present edition, prepared at the Peshitta Institute in Leiden on behalf of the International Organisation for the Study of the Old Testament, is the first critical one of this text. The edition of each individual book is preceded by a separate introduction.
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Studio: E.J. Brill
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.4" Width: 7" Height: 0.7" Weight: 1.2 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1987
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004077669 ISBN13 9789004077669
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