Manuscripts of the Greek Bible: An Introduction to Palaeography

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Oxford University Press, Sep 17, 1981 - Bibles - 160 pages
After a thorough survey of the fundamentals of Greek palaeograpy, the author discusses many of the distinctive features of biblical manuscripts, such as musical neumes, lectionaries, glosses, commentaries and illuminations.
 

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An introduction to any subject must start with the obvious. Much of the art and the science of paleography consists of looking beyond the obvious. Let's begin by defining the key term: Paleography is ... Read full review

Contents

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II
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III
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IV
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V
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VI
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VII
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VIII
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LV
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LVI
70
LVII
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LIX
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LXI
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LXII
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LXIII
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LXIV
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IX
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XI
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XII
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XIII
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XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XXV
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XXVI
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XXVIII
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XXX
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XXXI
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XXXII
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XXXIII
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XXXV
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XXXVII
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XXXIX
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XLI
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XLIII
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XLIV
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XLV
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XLVI
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XLVII
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XLVIII
60
L
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LII
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LIII
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LXV
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LXVI
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LXVII
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LXVIII
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LXIX
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LXX
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LXXII
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LXXIII
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LXXIV
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LXXV
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LXXVI
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LXXXVIII
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LXXXIX
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XC
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XCI
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XCII
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XCIII
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XCIV
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XCV
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XCVI
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XCVII
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XCVIII
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XCIX
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C
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CI
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CII
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CIII
145
CV
CVI
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Bruce M. Metzger is the George L. Collord Professor of New Testament Language and Literature Emeritus at Princeton Theological Seminary. A past president of the Society of Biblical Literature and the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, he has made valuable contributions to the areas of textual criticism, philology, paleography, and translation.

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