A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Ecclesiastes
T&T Clark 1908
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- Title: A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Ecclesiastes
- Author: G. A. Barton
- Publisher: T&T Clark
- Publication Date: 1908
- Pages: 212
About G. A. Barton
G. A. Barton taught at Haverford College, Bryn Mawr and the University of Pennsylvania where he was Professor of Semitic Languages from 1922-1931 and Professor Emeritus from 1932-1942. His many articles and books cover a wide range of topics in areas such as biblical studies, religion, and linguistics. He was also involved in archaeological projects throughout the Middle East and was the director of the American School of Oriental Research in Baghdad from 1921-1934.