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Published: 08 April 2011

464 Pages | 61 color plates; 22 b/w plates

ISBN: 9780199263028

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Discoveries in the Judaean Desert XXXII

Qumran Cave 1.II: The Isaiah Scrolls: Part 1 and 2 (set)

Edited by Eugene Ulrich and Peter W. Flint

Discoveries in the Judaean Desert

  • The final volume to publish in the prestigious Discoveries in the Judaean Desert series, bringing the collection of forty volumes to completion
  • The Isaiah scrolls of Qumran Cave 1 are crucial to a range of disciplines; Jewish Studies, Biblical Studies, Early Christian Studies, and Ancient History.
  • Arranged in a two part set to allow the reader to simultaneously consult the photographic plates, transcriptions and corresponding notes and textual variants
  • Presents the 1QIsaa scroll in full colour plates and the 1QIsab in full page black and white plates with facing page transcriptions
  • The general introduction includes information on the history and discovery of the scrolls and the photographic methods used in capturing the plates.
  • he scroll introductions include detailed discussion of the physical description, palaeography and dating, scribes, grammatical profiling, othography and textual character of the manuscripts.

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