Brenton’s Translation of the Septuagint. Before NETS, there were two prominent translations of the Septuagint into English: that of Charles Thomson and that of. English Translation of the Greek Septuagint Bible. The Translation of the the Apocrypha. Compiled from the Translation by Sir Lancelot C. L. Brenton The Beginning. 1In the beginning God made the heaven and the earth. 2But the earth was unsightly and unfurnished, and darkness was over the deep, and the.

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The pages were digitized by Wade White.

Here’s what I found: Translated from the Greek by Charles Thomson. This publication did not contain a Greek text. Fish and Birds 20 And God said, Let the waters bring forth reptiles having life, and winged creatures flying above the earth in the firmament of heaven, and it was so.

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Light 3 And God said, Let there be light, and there was light. Sun, Moon, Stars 14 Septuagibt God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth, to divide between day and night, and let them be for signs and for seasons and for days and for years. In the bfenton, here is some information recently gleaned regarding the Brenton translation. SinceBrenton’s translation has been reprinted many times. Print is much sharper. Here is his account. The Apocrypha were included with separate pagination.


Because the edition is often difficult to septuavint, we here provide a copy of some of the introductory pages to the edition 4. This site provides a copy of the introductory pages septuaignt. Printed by Jane Aitken, And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.

With an English translation, and with various readings and critical notes [by Sir L. The Introductions, “An Historical Account of the Septuagint Version,” are identical, except that also includes in the concluding section of the introduction, “and of the principal texts in which it is current. Brenton Septuagint Translation, Harper and Brothers, The translation did not include the Apocrypha.

Arabic numerals 20th cent. Everything else can be found in more recent reprints.

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The plates seem to be identical in the ABS ? Included are page viii-xvi of the Introduction and the introduction to the book brentkn Daniel. Harold Scanlin plans to make a presentation on Thomson’s and Brenton’s translations at this year’s annual meeting of the SBL.

At this point the trail seems to have gone cold. And God saw that it was good.

The edition lacks the Appendix presenting some major xeptuagint readings. Brenton The Septuagint version of the Old Testament. It appears that a diglot edition Greek Septuagint with Brenton’s English translation was first published in London, Samuel Bagster and Sons, Firmament 6 And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the water, and let it be a division between water and water, and it was so.


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The table shewing the Jeremiah differences is in a different location, but the content is identical, except for a few typesetting differences, e. Presumably Brenton was involved with the production of this edition, since much of the introduction is identical to later diglot editions. Here are his notes.

I would consider the earliest date for a diglot as ? Samuel Bagster and Sons; Ssptuagint York: Digital images and searchable text of the edition are available online from Christian Classics Ethereal Library.

The two introductions are identical in ? Here’s what I found:.

Unfortunately, there’s no front matter indicating that this is the first diglot edition, and the date of brentonn recorded by the ABS cataloger is “? Samuel Bagster and Sons, The Septuagint version of the Old Testament, according to the Vatican text: Copy and my 20th century Bagster reprint, except, as would be expected the ?

The lacks any textual footnotes, but I believe all the footnotes in 20th cent.

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