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10–20.1 Ketuvim: The Medieval text of mt
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Part of 10–20 Ketuvim (Writings)

10–20.1.1 Original Form and Editions1

Only two of the four manuscripts attributed to Ben Asher contain all or part of the text of the Writings (1.5). The Leningrad Codex (Codex ebpib 19a; mtl) presents all the books and the Aleppo Codex (mta) from Chronicles to Cant 3:11, apart from Pss 15:1–25:1.

Diplomatic Editions: in 2016, in the new edition of mtl, *bhq, only the books of Proverbs (Part 17: Proverbs), the fiv…

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Martín-Contreras, Elvira, “10–20.1 Ketuvim: The Medieval text of mt”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 22 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_1020010000>
First published online: 2020

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