J. Pattengale, Lawrence H. Schiffman, Filip Vukosavović.
Heather N. Reichstadt.
Jerusalem, Israel, 2013. 127 pp., illustrations: 68 col., 28 × 22 cm. English.
Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem (23 October 2013–25 October 2014)
Rare biblical manuscripts and printed books from the Second Temple Period through modern times, illustrating the Jewish roots of Christianity and the dissemination of monotheistic faith. Preface by Steve Green. 17 historical essays on various manuscripts, editions and translations of the Bible and the New Testament, the development of Christianity, biblical interpretation, the revolution of printing, etc. Manuscript illumination is treated in two essays, “Medieval Hebrew Bibles: Art and Illumination” (David Lyle Jeffrey) and “Medieval Christian Biblical Manuscripts: the Art of Writing and Illumination” (Michelle P. Brown, Jennifer Atwood). No itemized listing.
Invitation to exhibition opening, leaflet, 4 pp., 21.2 × 14.5 cm; Exhibition flyer, single page, 2 col. illus., 21 × 15 cm.
Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica
The Book of Books. Biblical Canon, Dissemination and Its People(181 words)
Cite this page“The Book of Books. Biblical Canon, Dissemination and Its People”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 10 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC2115>
First published online: 2019
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