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The text of the New Testament

its transmission, corruption, and restoration

4th ed.

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of 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.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-348) and indexes.


Dewey Decimal Class 225.4/86
Library of Congress BS2325 .M4 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination xvi, 366 p. :
Number of pages 366

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3309614M
Internet Archive textnewtestament00metz
ISBN 10 0195166671, 019516122X
ISBN 13 9780195161229
LC Control Number 2004058302
Library Thing 80891
Goodreads 4636701 240196

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