The first major publication by the distinguished biblical scholar
Frederick Henry Scrivener, this is a collation of twenty-three
Greek manuscripts of the gospels. The Greek text is preceded by
detailed introductory chapters in English, illustrating Scrivener's
criteria for selecting the manuscripts, the methods he adopted to
edit and collate the texts, and his critique of contemporary
biblical scholarship. The introduction also provides comprehensive
background information for each of the manuscripts, including
details on location, condition and the likely date of origin, and
offering valuable context for any study of the texts. First
published in 1853, at a time when many ancient manuscripts were
being rediscovered, this landmark book will fascinate all those
interested in biblical textual studies and the history of the Greek
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Frederick Henry Ambrose Scrivener
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