3–5.1.7 Vulgate
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Part of 3–5 Former Prophets - 3–5.1 Primary Translations

3–5.1.7.1 Background

v-Former Prophets is an interesting collection of translations in that there is considerable variation in its quality. Samuel and Kings are perhaps Jerome’s earliest translations, whereas Joshua and Judges were among his last. In light of the Prologus Galeatus to Samuel and Kings, these books are often considered the first books tr…

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David Everson, “3–5.1.7 Vulgate”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 21 January 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0305010700>
First published online: 2016
First print edition: 20161101



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