characters Apparatus Criticus to Chronicles in the Peshitta Version
Lly acknowledge the help which it has given in the compilation of the present work But 240 years have passed since Thorndike published his collations and time has brought to light mss Of the Peshitta far older than his For the present Apparatus two mss Of the Sixth Century one of the Ninth and one of the Twelfth have been used Moreover for the first time for the book of Chronicles a Nestorian or East Syrian ms Has been within reach About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find.
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Excerpt from Apparatus Criticus to Chronicles in the Peshitta Version With a Discussion of the Value of the Codex Ambrosianus AT the present time the only existing Apparatus Criticus to the Peshitta is the work of Herbert Thorndike in Volume VI Of the London Polyglot of 1657 For Chronicles Thorndike cites two mss Only viz Poc 391 and Bodl 141 both of the Seventeenth Century and of the same type of text Yet since the printed text is derived from a ms Eually late in date and poorer in text even such an Apparatus is useful I gratefu.