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Bibil Identifier bibil:245741
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Papyrus Bodmer III
Title (English, ) An Early Coptic Version of the Gospel of John and Genesis 1-4:2
Author Sharp, Daniel B.
Series Arbeiten zur neutestamentlichen Textforschung (Volume: 48)
Year (Publication) 2016
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2016
Year (Copyright) 2016
Year (Reference) 2016
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature SBA 34/48
Place 22.04=932
Publishing house De Gruyter
Place Berlin/Boston
ISBN 978-3-11-044193-2
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages ix Pages
461 Pages
height in cm 23
Genre Original
Abstract As a witness to the early Coptic and Greek Biblical traditions, Papyrus Bodmer III is of vital interest to biblical scholars. This updated transcription is unique in providing readers with direct access to the original text by positioning digital images of the actual papyrus side by side with a new transcription of each page. Over 100 corrections to Kasser's 1958 transcription underscore the importance of this book for serious students of the New Testament.
A detailed introduction examines the provenance, codex and paleography of P. Bodmer III, presents the singular readings discovered in the text, and separates these readings into meaningful categories. Finally, the appendices provide a complete list of the 1,960 singular readings, a brief description of the 119 corrections made by the original scribe, and a quick reference to the location of all corrections to Kasser's 1958 transcription, as well as corrections to citations in the NA 28th edition.
This work will prove a valuable asset to anyone interested in Coptic Biblical studies, New Testament textual criticism, scribal habits, and other related fields.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Ancient Recensions and Versions : Coptic Versions
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : New Testament : Textual Criticism : Ancient Versions : Coptic Versions : Bohairic Version : Manuscripts : Papyrus Bodmer III
Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the Old Testament : Pentateuch : Genesis
Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the New Testament : Gospels : Gospel of John
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Manuscripts : Papyrus
Pericopes Genesis 1,1-4,2
Genres Edition (Original Text)
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