Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Ethiopian Biblical Interpretation : A Study in Exegetical Tradition and Hermeneutics

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988. Quarto (11" x 7-3/4"). xvi, (2), 490pp. Indices. Including 2pp. of publisher's catalog. Text leaves set in English typescript and Ethiopic facsimiles. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettered spine. An ex-library copy, but with minimal markings (i.e. rubber stamps on title page & bottom of text block, and a library pocket on rear pastedown).

Among other aspects of the book, there is an annotated bilingual text of the first chapter of Genesis.

"In [this work] the church father are traditionally explained and commented on orally in Amharic... [this present work] relates the Amharic commentaries to Greek, Syriac, Arabic and Geez commentaries and also to Jewish commentaries."

University of Cambridge oriental publications, no. 38

Note: This work was originally presented as the author's thesis (D.D.)--Cambridge University, 1985. Item #52937
ISBN: 0521352193

Price: $175.00

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