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The Prophecies of Isaiah: A New Translation with Commentary and Appendices (2 vols.)
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The Prophecies of Isaiah: A New Translation with Commentary and Appendices (2 vols.)

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C. Kegan Paul & Co., Kegan Paul, Trench, & Co. 1880–1882

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Overview

Because of their great theological significance, the prophecies of Isaiah have undergone much scrutiny and interpretation. Such was its importance that in the late nineteenth century, biblical scholar Thomas Kelly Cheyne sought to offer a new translation of this prophetic book. Based on extensive semantic study, T. K. Cheyne delivers comprehensive notes for elucidation and clarification of the text. Following the translation, Cheyne offers critical commentary on the arrangement of the text, the reception of Isaiah within Israel, and the consistency of the prophecies. “Here the author ventures to close his confessions relative to his personal views on theological subjects,” and his objective “is rather to clarify the facts than prematurely to manifest the deductions.” Cheyne provides linguistic facts first, and only then gives his well-reasoned comments.

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Key Features

  • Features a full translation of the text
  • Provides verse-by-verse commentary
  • Approaches the book of Isaiah from an exegetical viewpoint

Praise for the Print Edition

The volume is purely exegetical, but it is written with a scholarship so thorough, and a spirit of interpretation so honest and independent, that all students of the great prophet will read it with great gratification. The translation is acute and precise, and often clears away difficulties.

The British Quarterly Review

Individual Titles

The Prophecies of Isaiah: A New Translation with Commentary and Appendices, vol. 1

  • Author: T. K. Cheyne
  • Publisher: C. Kegan Paul & Co.
  • Publication Date: 1880
  • Pages: 323

Sample Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Offering a new translation based on extensive semantic study, T. K. Cheyne walks through the first 47 chapters of Isaiah. Cheyne provides comprehensive notes for elucidation and clarification of the text.

The Prophecies of Isaiah: A New Translation with Commentary and Appendices, vol. 2

  • Author: T. K. Cheyne
  • Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, & Co.
  • Publication Date: 1882
  • Pages: 333

Sample Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Picking up where volume 1 left off at chapter 48, T. K. Cheyne continues his translation of the text. Following the translation, Cheyne offers critical commentary on the arrangement of the text, the reception of Isaiah within Israel, and consistency of the prophecies.

Product Details

  • Title: The Prophecies of Isaiah: A New Translation with Commentary and Appendices>
  • Author: T. K. Cheyne
  • Volumes: 2
  • Pages: 656

About T. K. Cheyne

T. K. Cheyne (1841–1915) was educated at Merchant Taylor’s School in London as well as Oxford University. He later went on to become Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture at Oxford Univerity from 1885–1908. Cheyne received honorary doctorates from the University of Edinburgh, the University of Glasgow, and Oxford University.