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An Help for the More Easy and Clear Understanding of the Holy Scriptures: Being the Book of Genesis; Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Joshua, Judges, and Ruth (3 Volume Set) I. The Common English Translation II. A Paraphrase III. Annotations
Oxford : Printed at the Theater for Will. Wells 1724 - 3 volume set. Contains: 1. Book of Genesis; 2. Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Lamentations; and 3. Joshua, Judges, and Ruth. 4to. Contemporary tooled leather bindings. Wear/scuffs to leather. Bumped corners. Front board of vol. 1 detached. Seminary library book plates on verso. Armorial Book plate of Sir John Pakington on verso (Pakington was a noted MP and Tory from Worcestershire, who was arrested for after been accused of supporting the Pretender.) Rev. Edward Wells wrote this early Greek critical edition of the New Testament. "Wells' edition was thus the first to offer the complete Greek New Testament while moving away from the Textus Receptus and toward what is now considered the standard critical text, Nestle-Aland." (Bruce M. Metzger, The Text of the New Testament Fourth Edition (Oxford University Press, 2005), pp. 154?155.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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