Biblia Hebraica Quinta: Fourth Fascicle, Proverbs
|by Jan de Waard|
|German Bible Society Titles|
| Retail: $109.95|
Size: 6.25 x 9.375 inches
Pub Date: 2009
Item Number: 563092
Categories: Language and Reference
BHQ is the new (fifth) edition of the Biblia Hebraica. It is being published in parts (fascicles).
For the scholar trained in text criticism. . . the approach of BHQ is an advantage as it places the text-critical judgments in the background, so that scholars canmore readily come to their own judgments. . . .BHQ is a text critics paradise. . . an outstanding textual resource for the next generation.
SOME FEATURES INCLUDE
Each book is also accompanied by a commentary.
Jan de Waard received his PhD from the University of Leiden in 1965. In addition to his career as a translation specialist of the United Bible Societies in Africa and Europe, he has been teaching Old Testament in the University of Strasbourg and is Professor Emeritus in the Free University of Amsterdam. He has published many books, including A Handbook on Isaiah and A Handbook on Jeremiah in the Textual Criticism and the Translator series (Eisenbrauns). He also was responsible for the publication of Ruth in the Biblia Hebraica Quinta: General Introduction and Megilloth fascicle (German Bible Society).