Ancient Near Eastern Texts,

(Assyriology.) PRITCHARD (James B., Editor)

Ancient Near Eastern Texts,

Relating to the Old Testament.

Description: FIRST EDITION, with occasional pencil notes throughout, heavier in some areas, by O.R. Gurney, querying, correcting or improving the translations and glossing some of the notes, pp. xxi, 526, 4to, original black cloth, backstrip lettered in gilt, the edges a little knocked, rubbing to backstrip ends and joints (a little wear at head), slim white mark at foot of lower board, bookplate to front pastedown of 'O.R. Gurney, Boar's Hill, Oxford', good

Publication Details: Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1950

Notes: An excellent association copy of this major work in its field, being the copy of Assyriologist Oliver Robert Gurney, ex- of Eton College and New College, Oxford; his engagement with the text evident in the form of marginal notes - which, though not extensive, are often interesting. [With:] The 1955 supplement containing 'New Material from the Second, Revised Edition...', pp. [ii], 500-16, 4to, stapled self-wrappers lightly browned, along with circa 20pp. pages photocopied from the larger work

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Price: £200

Subject: Theology

Published Date: 1950

Stock Number: 68286

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