1 Enoch

1 Enoch

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by George W. E. Nickelsburg, James C. VanderKam
     
 

ISBN-10: 0800636945

ISBN-13: 9780800636944

Pub. Date: 11/01/2004

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

Created in conjunction with an exhaustive critical commentary, this is the only English translation of 1 Enoch that takes into consideration all of the textual data now available in the Ethiopic version, the Greek texts, and the Dead Sea Aramaic fragments. Since only the first of two Hermeneia commentary volumes is now available, this book provides an indispensable

Overview

Created in conjunction with an exhaustive critical commentary, this is the only English translation of 1 Enoch that takes into consideration all of the textual data now available in the Ethiopic version, the Greek texts, and the Dead Sea Aramaic fragments. Since only the first of two Hermeneia commentary volumes is now available, this book provides an indispensable translation of the whole work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800636944
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
11/01/2004
Edition description:
Based on the Hermeneia Commentary
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Abbreviations and Siglaix
Introduction1
Contents of 1 Enoch1
Translation13
Bibliography14
The Book of the Watchers (Chapters 1-36)19
The Book of Parables (Chapters 37-71)50
The Book of the Luminaries (Chapters 72-82)96
Enoch's Dream Visions (Chapters 83-90)117
Enoch's First Dream Vision: The Flood (Chapters 83-84)117
Enoch's Second Dream Vision: The History of Humanity (Chapters 85-90)120
A Narrative Bridge (Chapters 91:1-9, 18-19)137
The Epistle of Enoch (Chapters 92-105)139
The Birth of Noah (Chapters 106-107)164
A Final Book by Enoch (Chapter 108)168

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