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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-77) and indexes.

Statementa new translation with introduction and commentary [by] James L. Crenshaw.
SeriesThe Anchor Bible ;, 24C, Bible., v. 24C.
ContributionsCrenshaw, James L.
LC ClassificationsBS192.2.A1 1964 .G3 vol. 24C, BS1573 .G3 vol. 24C
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 251 p. :
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1109110M
ISBN 100385412053
LC Control Number94034473

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