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Aramaic Papyri of the Fifth Century BC

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This volume contains A. Cowley’s careful study of facsimiles, texts, papyri, and other materials. Collected in one volume and arranged chronologically, Aramaic Papyri of the Fifth Century BC contains all legible pre-Christian Aramaic papyri known at the time of publication. It includes letters, legal documents, lists of names, accounts, and literary pieces. Some are complete; others are fragmentary. A large portion are dated and arranged to form a historical sequence. Together, they present a picture of the surroundings—not distorted by the lapse of time or obscured by textual corruption.

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  • Title: Aramaic Papyri of the Fifth Century BC
  • Editor: A. Cowley
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication Date: 1923
  • Pages: 319

A. Cowley (1861–1931) studied at St. Paul’s School in London and at Trinity College in Oxford.


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  1. Tobias Gerbothe
    As far as I know, the author is not Abraham but Arthur E. Cowley (the same that translated Gesenius' Grammar). But yes, in the book (title and foreword) he just calls himself "A. Cowley"
  2. Marcos Oliveira Ribeiro
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