The Biblical antiquities of [or rather attributed to] Philo /
now first tr. from the old Latin version by M. R. James ...
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London : New York : Society for promoting Christian Knowledge; 1917.
Translations of early documents. Series 1. Palestinian Jewish texts (pre-rabbinic) .
"A Bible history, reaching, in its present imperfect form, from Adam to the death of Saul. It has come to us only in a Latin translation (made from Greek, and that again from a Hebrew original), and by an accident the name of the great Jewish philosopher of the first century, Philo, has been attached to it."-Introd., p. 7.
"Appendix II. On the vocabulary, etc., of the Latin version" : p. 269-274.
Physical description: vi, 280 p ; 19 cm.