10–20.1 Ketuvim: The Medieval text of MT
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10–20.1.1 Original Form and Editions1

Only two of the four manuscripts attributed to Ben Asher contain all or part of the text of the Writings (1.5). The Leningrad Codex (Codex EPB I B 19a of the National Library of Russia in St. Petersburg; MTL) presents all the books and the Aleppo Codex (MTA) from Chronicles to Cant 3:11, apart from Pss 15:1–25:1.

Diplomatic Editions: in 2016, in the new edition of MTL, *BHQ, only the books of Proverbs (Part 17…

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Elvira Martín-Contreras, “10–20.1 Ketuvim: The Medieval text of MT”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 28 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_000685>
First published online: 2015

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