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Man and Woman, One in Christ: An Exegetical and Theological Study of Paul's Letters

Man and Woman, One in Christ, the latest book by Philip Payne. Signed copy only $19.99 plus shipping. Also see  NT essays by Payne, available for free download.


The Codex Vaticanus open, showing that each leaf has its original shape

Bibliorum Sacrorum Graecorum Codex Vaticanus B is the only color facsimile of the oldest surviving manuscript of virtually the entire Bible in Greek. It was written about A.D. 350 and is regarded as the most important manuscript of the Greek Bible. The photographic quality and color reproduction is amazingly faithful to the original. Most of the 450 numbered copies printed for sale have already been sold, so availability is limited. The $5785 price includes express shipping and insurance.


Codex Sinaiticus Facsimile, available for a short time for $475.

Codex Sinaiticus facsimile, The remarkably clear color facsimile of the fourth-century Codex Sinaiticus of all the NT and half of the LXX plus Tobit, Judith, 1 and 4 Maccabees, Wisdom, Sirach, Barnabas, and the Shepherd is available for a limited time for $699.95, Order Form. We believe this is by far the best price available anywhere. The list price is $999. Shipping the 32 lb box by UPS ground is $59 within the USA 48 states. Shipping to the UK is $149 and $129 to most other western European countries, Hong Kong, Japan, and Korea are $149. Egypt, Israel, India, and Singapore are $169. 828 pages 13.5 x 16.5 in., cloth with slipcase. ISBN: 9781598565775


Le manuscrit B de la Bible

Le manuscrit B de la Bible, probably the most important book on Codex Vaticanus ever written, with PB Payne's historic chapter on Distigmai. Only $49.95 plus shipping.


Le manuscrit B de la Bible (Vaticanus graecus 1209)

Introduction au fac-similé, Actes du Colloque de Genève (11 juin 2001), Contributions supplémentaires


Codex Vaticanus is the oldest surviving manuscript of virtually the entire Bible in Greek. It was written about A.D. 350 and is regarded as the most important manuscript of the Greek Bible. This book by world-renowned scholars is probably the most important book on the history of Codex Vaticanus ever written. It includes Philip B. Payne's ground-breaking article providing statistical evidence that the 51 distigmai in Vaticanus matching its original ink color mark locations where other manuscripts had textual variants.


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Le manuscrit B de la Bible (Vaticanus gr. 1209)Patrick Andrist, ed.

Le manuscrit B de la Bible (Vaticanus graecus 1209). Introduction au fac-similé, Actes du Colloque de Genève (11 juin 2001), Contributions supplémentaires

Histoire du texte biblique 7, Studien zur Geschichte des biblischen Textes, edited by Christian-B. Amphoux and B. Outtier

Lausanne: Éditions du Zèbre, 2009

ISBN 2-940351-05-8

310 pages

dimensions 240 x 165 x 31 mm

8 color plates, 14 color photographs, 1 black and white photograph

5 essays in English: Skeat, Elliott, Pisano, Mejía, and Payne

All essays except 2 include English summaries

13 "Tables" (including the Table of 51 Unreinforced Distigmai that match the color of the original ink of Codex Vaticanus)

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Table of Contents:

INTRODUCTION

P. Andrist – E. Norelli – F. Amsler, Les énigmes scientifiques du Codex Vaticanus

Theodore Skeat letter to Enrico Norelli on the presentation of the 50 Bible manuscripts to Constantine


J. Keith Elliott, Theodore Cressy Skeat. Former Keeper of Manuscripts at the British Müseum


Première partie : Prolegomena

Paul Canart, Le Vaticanus graecus 1209: notice paléographique et codicologique
A. La composition du manuscrit
B. Matière, agencement, piqûre et réglure
C. La copie et I'ornementation
D. L'histoire du manuscrit
Post-scriptum
E. «Système» et «types» de réglure du codex B
F. L'ornementation ajoutée à la primitive du codex B
G. Réflexions d'un paléographe-codicologue sur I'origine et la localisation du codex B
«Table des matières» du Codex Vaticanus graecus 1209

Pierre-Maurice Bogaert, Le Vaticanus graecus 1209 témoin du texte grec de I'Ancien Testament
A. Disposition générale et divisions
B. Études et collations
C. Caractéristiques et valeur du texte
D. Pour conclure

Stephen Pisano, The Vaticanus graecus l209: A Witness to the Text of the New Testament
A. Divisions of the Text and Titles
B. History of the Study of B
C. Characteristics of the Text of B
D. Conclusion

Deuxième partie : Actes du Colloque de Genève (11 juin 2001)

Stephen Pisano, L'histoire du Codex Vaticanus B pendant quatre siècles: Les notes inédites du cardinal Mercati
A. Le cardinal Mercati
B. Description du manuscrit de Mercati
C. Deuxième partie: d'Érasme à Andreas Masius
D. Troisième partie: le projet de Nouveau Testament grec sous Paul V
E. Quatrième partie : de Giulio Bartolocci, à l'édition phototypique de 1904-1907
F. Conclusion
Summary in English

J. Keith Elliott, Theodore Skeat et I'origine du Codex Vaticanus
A. Le canon de S et de B
B. Les commandes de Constantin et de Constant Ier
C. L'œuvre de Theodore Cressy Skeat
D. L'origine commune de S et de B
E. L'origine césaréenne de S et de B
F. Alexandrie?
G. Rome ?
H. Conclusion
Summary in English

Pierre-Maurice Bogaert, Le Vaticanus, Athanase et Alexandrie
A. Le Sinaiticus et le Vaticanus sont-ils issus du même scriptorium?
B. Le Vaticanus plus «économe» que le Sinaiticus
C. A quoi peut-on reconnaître un manuscrit issu de Césarée?
D. Les copies commanditées par Constantin et Constant Ier
E. A quoi reconnaît-on une Bible alexandrine?
F. Le canon alexandrin
G. La suite des livres dans B et le canon alexandrin
H. Observations codicologiques sur B
I. La mesure de la copie
Conclusion
Tableaux
Post-scriptum
Summary in English

Christian-B. Amphoux, Les circonstances de la copie du Codex Vaticanus (Vat. Gr. 1209)
A. La conservation du manuscrit
B. Le témoignage d'Athanase
C. Le texte du manuscrit
Conclusion
Post-scriptum
D. Le lieu de copie du Vaticanus
E. Le texte évangélique du Vaticanus
F. Les divisions du Vaticanus
Summary in English

Barbara Aland, Die Bedeutung des Codex Vaticanus für die frühe Kirchengeschichte
  l. Das Alter des Textes P75 und des Vaticanus
2. Die Verbreitung des Textes P75 / Vaticanus
3. Die erhaltenen Kopien des Textes P75 / Vaticanus
4. Die durch den Codex Vaticanus eingeleitete Wende
Summary in English

Jorge M. Mejía, Closing Comments

Troisième partie : Suppléments

Philip B. Payne – Paul Canart, Distigmai Matching the Original Ink of Codex Vaticanus: Do They Mark the Location of Textual Variants?
A. The Initial Discovery and the Question of Distigmai and Distigmai by a Bar
B. The Discovery of Forty More Distigmai in the Original Ink of the Codex
C. Statistical Evidence that Distigmai Mark the Location of Textual Variants
D. Mirror-Image Distigmai Matching the Original Ink of Vaticanus
E. Steps in the Original Production of Codex Vaticanus
F. Evidence for the Originality of Distigmai in Ink Matching Reinforced Text
G. Recommendation for Designation of Distigmai in Critical Editions
H. Examples of the Importance of Distigmai for Textual Criticism
I. The Special Case of the Three Dots by I Ioh. 5,7
J. The Significance of the Discovery
Post-scriptum par Paul Canart
Résumé

Patrick Andrist, Le milieu de production du Vaticanus graecus 1209 et son histoire postérieure: le canon d'Eusèbe, les listes du IVe siècle des livres canoniques, les distigmai et les manuscrits connexes
A. Les canons de B et de S, et le canon d'Eusèbe
B. Les canons de B et de S et les autres listes du IVe siècle
C. Le contexte de production des distigmai marginales de B
D. D'autres origines possibles pour B et S au IVe siècle
E. Deux témoignages italiens antérieurs à 1475?
F. Conclusion
Summary in English
Tableaux synoptiques des canons de B, de S et de quelques témoins anciens

TABLES, INDEX, BIBLIOGRAPHIE
A. Adresses des auteurs
B. Index des manuscrits cités
  l. Ancien Testament grec
2. Nouveau Testament grec
3. Manuscrits bibliques latins
4. Autres manuscrits bibliques
5. Manuscrits non bibliques
C. Index des citations bibliques
D. Index thématique
E. Abréviations
F. Bibliographie générale
G. Liste des tableaux
H. Liste des planches
I. Table des matières

PLANCHES I-VIII

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