Introduction to the Old Testament by Ernst Sellin and Georg Fohrer, 1968
This is a translation of the 10th edition of an established German work (1910) by Ernst Sellin. Fohrer has rewritten & expanded the text into a virtually new work, twice the size of the previous editions. Presents every facet of scholarship dealing with the canonical books of the Old Testament. The extensive bibliographies alone justify owning this book.
Table of contents: Foreword to the 10th Edition, Translator's Preface, Bibliographic Information, Introduction: Israelite literature, the canon of the OT & introductory studies, The formation of the historical & legal books. General; The Pentateuch; Joshua thru Kings (former prophets); The Chronicler's history; Other books, The formation of the poetic books. General; The songbooks, The formation of the wisdom books. General; The wisdom books, The formation of the prophetical books & the apocalyptic book. General; The prophetical books (latter prophets); The apocalyptic book, The compilation & transmission of the OT. Origin & history of the canon; Textual history of the OT, Bibliographical Supplement, Index
- 1968 copy of Introduction to the Old Testament by Ernst Sellin and Georg Fohrer
- hardcover with dust jacket
- excellent condition