Syriac Manuscript Gospels of a Pre-Harklensian Version Acts and epistles of the Peshitto Version. Written (probably) between 700 and 900 A.D. by the Monk John,. Presented to the Syrian Protestant College by 'Abd ul-Messiah of Mardin

By: John, Monk; Hall, Isaac H.

Price: $199.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


1st Thus. 3 leaves, 3 plates. Introduction by Isaac H. Hall, also whence the date. (Publisher and place from World Cat.) Original card covers and title page bound into a hard card binder. This pamphlet describes a Manuscript- known as the Syriac manuscript or Beirut Codex, preserved at Jafet Libray, which is supposed to contain the true Philoxenian recension of the Gospels. The pamphlet includes three specimen pages reproduced by photography. Old grey binder with grey cloth spine and two staples at spine, covers lightly aged, old white small label at bottom front. Interior has library bookplate and stamps, pocket, etc. Original card covers are quite grubby and foxed, front card have two chips which have been re-attached with tape, general wear, title page has some short tears at fore and bottom edge, text and plate pages a bit foxed and grubby but still respectable, all have some crinkling at the bottom edge. Very scarce, especially with the original covers. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: Syriac Manuscript Gospels of a Pre-Harklensian Version Acts and epistles of the Peshitto Version. Written (probably) between 700 and 900 A.D. by the Monk John,. Presented to the Syrian Protestant College by 'Abd ul-Messiah of Mardin

Author Name: John, Monk; Hall, Isaac H.

Categories: Religion - Bible Study, Languages - Semitic,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, Isaac H. Hall: 1884

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 005094

Keywords: Beirut Codex; Syrian Gospels; Acts; New Testament,