Qumran Cave 4: XVII: Parabiblical Texts, Part 3

Qumran Cave 4: XVII: Parabiblical Texts, Part 3

by Geroge Brooke, John Collins, Torleif Elgvin, Peter Flint
     
 

This volume contains a collection of Jewish works composed during the intertestamental period linked to biblical texts through characters, themes, or genre. Some of these were known previously as part of the Pseudepigrapha, while others were not previously known. They all enhance our understanding of the phenomenon of pseudepigraphy (writing in the name of a famous

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Overview

This volume contains a collection of Jewish works composed during the intertestamental period linked to biblical texts through characters, themes, or genre. Some of these were known previously as part of the Pseudepigrapha, while others were not previously known. They all enhance our understanding of the phenomenon of pseudepigraphy (writing in the name of a famous biblical or religious character) and of biblical interpretation during the Second Temple period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198269366
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/24/1997
Series:
Discoveries in the Judaean Desert Series, #22
Pages:
396
Product dimensions:
12.50(w) x 9.44(h) x 1.31(d)
Lexile:
1230L (what's this?)

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