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Sapiential texts

Author: Torleif Elgvin; John Strugnell; Daniel J Harrington
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1997-1999.
Series: Discoveries in the Judaean desert., Qumran Cave 4 ; 15, 24 ;, 20, 34.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

This volume contains manuscripts of the sapiential composition from the Second Temple period (4Q415 ff.), originally dubbed "Sapiential Work A" and now known as "4QInstruction". Also included is a  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Torleif Elgvin; John Strugnell; Daniel J Harrington
ISBN: 0198269382 9780198269380 019826982X 9780198269823
OCLC Number: 233992745
Notes: Texts in Hebrew with English translation.
Vol. 1: "Partially based on earlier transcriptions by Jozef T. Milik and John Strugnell."
Vol. 2 has title: 4Qinstruction (Musar le mevin): 4Q415 ff, with a re-edition of 1Q26 / by John Strugnell and Daniel J. Harrington, and an edition of 4Q423 by Torleif Elgvin.
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations, facsimiles ; 32 cm.
Series Title: Discoveries in the Judaean desert., Qumran Cave 4 ; 15, 24 ;, 20, 34.
Other Titles: Megillot genuzot.
Megillot genuzot.
Responsibility: by Torleif Elgvin [and others] ; in consultation with Joseph A. Fitzmyer.


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