A Study of the Gospels in Codex Alexandrinus: Codicology, Palaeography, and Scribal Hands (New Testament Tools, Studies and Documents)

A Study of the Gospels in Codex Alexandrinus: Codicology, Palaeography, and Scribal Hands (New Testament Tools, Studies and Documents)

W Andrew Smith


Codex Alexandrinus is likely one of the 3 earliest surviving whole Greek Bibles and is a vital fifth-century witness to the Christian Scriptures, but no significant research of the codex has been played in over a century. In "A learn of the Gospels in Codex Alexandrinus" W. Andrew Smith promises a clean and highly-detailed exam of the codex and its wealthy number of beneficial properties utilizing codicology, palaeography, and statistical research. one of the highlights of this research, W. Andrew Smith s paintings overturns the view unmarried scribe used to be accountable for copying the canonical books of the recent testomony and demonstrates that the orthographic styles within the Gospels can now not be used to argue for Egyptian provenance of the codex."

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