The 5-volume Expositor’s Greek Testament ranks among the most important commentaries on the Greek text of the New Testament from the 19th century, drawing from the scholarship of twenty contributors under the editorship of William Robertson Nicoll. In addition to the Greek text, this massive reference work contains textual, literary, and grammatical commentary on nearly every Greek word in the entire New Testament. The Expositor’s Greek Testament also includes lengthy introductions to each of the books in the New Testament, surveying the literary and interpretive history, along with an introduction to the historical context of each book and an extensive bibliography.
. . . the five volumes of the old Expositor’s Greek New Testament are still worth owning and reading, along with more recent works. . .
. . . the Expositor’s Greek Testament will rank as one of the best commentaries in English. . .
—Review of Theology and Philosophy
William Robertson Nicoll was born in 1851 in Scotland. He was a pastor, journalist, and editor. Nicoll is perhaps most famous for his work on The Expositor's Greek Testament Knighted in 1909, he died in 1923.