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Working with Fragmentary Manuscipts

by Hanna Vanonen

When a new partial or complete manuscript is found, the first scholarly endeavor related to it is usually to produce a reliable edition of the fragment or fragments so that all interested scholars and students can get a trustworthy impression of the material without even seeing it. As regards the Qumran manuscripts, this work began already in the 1940’s and 1950’s. Continue reading Working with Fragmentary Manuscipts