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The text of the New Testament : its transmission, corruption, and restoration

Author: Bruce Manning Metzger; Bart D Ehrman
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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A textbook on the transcribing and transmission of the New Testament. It offers a comprehensive survey of ancient manuscripts, and considers the science and art of textual criticism. It covers a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Manning Metzger; Bart D Ehrman
ISBN: 0195166671 9780195166675 019516122X 9780195161229
OCLC Number: 717956104
Description: XVI, 366 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Contents: Part I: The materials for the textual criticism of the New Testament ; The making of ancient books ; Important witnesses to the text of the New Testament ; Part II: the history of the New Testament textual criticism as reflected in printed editions of the Greek Testament ; The precritical period : the origin and dominance of the textus receptus ; The modern critical period : from Griesbach to the present ; Part III: The application of textual criticism to the text of the New Testament ; The origins of textual criticism as a scholarly discipline ; Modern methods of textual criticism ; The causes of error in the transmission of the text of the New Testament ; History of the transmission of the text of the New Testament ; The practice of New Testament textual criticism.
Responsibility: Bruce M. Metzger, Bart D. Ehrman.

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Praise for the previous edition: "Professor Bruce M. Metzger... remains the dean of New Testament textual criticism. For more than thirty years his encyclopedic knowledge and prolific pen have kept Read more...

 
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