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  • Sam Ms 009




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    The Book of Joshua in Hebrew


    Manuscript ID:
    Sam. Ms. 9

    Place:
    Nablus

    Date:
    1899

    Description:
    ink on paper; 22.9 x 15 cm.

    Copyist:
    Taa’or b. Yaaqob Hadinfi and ‘Aamraam b. Yessaahq

    Subject:
    Samaritan, Bible, Histories and Chronicles

    English Text:

    The book of Joshua, a modern composition in Hebrew, authored by priests and Samaritan sages of the second half of the 19th century to fulfill requests of scholars. A Hebrew version of traditions collected from Samaritan chronicles written in Arabic. After the death of the scribe Taa’or, ‘Aamraam b. Yessaahq the priest completed the copying of the composition.


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