The Odes of Solomon
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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [149]-157.

Other titlesOdes of Solomon. English. Charlesworth. 1973.
Statementedited, with translation and notes, by James Hamilton Charlesworth.
ContributionsCharlesworth, James H., ed.
LC ClassificationsBS1830.O3 S9 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 167 p.
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5087138M
ISBN 100198261624
LC Control Number74158467

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