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20.1 Textual History of Chronicles
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Part of 20 1–2 Chronicles

20.1.1 Extant Witnesses

The books of 1–2 Chronicles (דברי הימים) constitute the last two books in the Ketuvim, the third major division of the Hebrew Bible. Medieval codices do attest some variation in the position of 1–2 Chronicles, as some Spanish manuscripts place the books as the first works in the Writings, as is also the case in the Leningradensis (mtl) and Aleppo Codices (mta). This loc…

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Andrés Piquer Otero, “20.1 Textual History of Chronicles”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 29 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0020010000>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20170301

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