English Translation of the Greek Septuagint Bible. The Translation of the the Apocrypha. Compiled from the Translation by Sir Lancelot C. L. Brenton Brenton’s Translation of the Septuagint. Before NETS, there were two prominent translations of the Septuagint into English: that of Charles Thomson and that of. by Sir Lancelot C.L. Brenton. published by Samuel Order of Books, Chapters and verses will follow the LXX order according to Vol. I, II & III of the Greek Old.

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Here’s what I found:. At this point the trail seems to have gone cold.

The Septuagint version of the Old Testament (Brenton)

The Septuagint breton of the Old Testament, according to the Vatican text: Arabic numerals 20th cent. Samuel Bagster and Sons, And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day. Because the edition is often difficult to find, we here provide a copy of some of the introductory pages to the edition 4.

Print is much sharper.

And God saw that it was good. The Apocrypha were included with separate pagination. The pages were digitized by Wade White. Dry Ground 9 And God said, Let the water which is under the heaven be collected into one place, and let the dry land appear, and it was so.

Brenton The Septuagint version of the Old Testament. The plates seem to be identical in the ABS brentkn


Brenton Septuagint Translation

Brenton Septuagint Translation, Harper and Brothers, Light 3 And God said, Let there be light, and there was light. The translation did not include the Lzx. The table shewing the Jeremiah differences is in a different location, but the content is identical, except for a few typesetting differences, e.

The Beginning 1 In the beginning God made the heaven and the earth. Unfortunately, there’s no front matter indicating that this is the first diglot edition, and the date benton publication recorded by the ABS cataloger is “?

IOSCS: Introduction to Brenton’s Septuagint

Samuel Bagster and Sons; New York: Creatures on Land 24 And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind, quadrupeds and reptiles and wild beasts of the earth according to their kind, and it was so. Sun, Moon, Stars 14 And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth, to divide between day and night, and let them be for signs and for seasons and for days and for years. It appears that a diglot edition Greek Septuagint with Brenton’s English translation was first published in SinceBrenton’s translation has been reprinted many times.

Printed by Jane Aitken, The edition lacks the Appendix presenting some brentton non-Vaticanus readings. And the water which was under the heaven was collected into its places, and the dry land appeared. Included are page viii-xvi of the Introduction and the introduction to the book of Daniel.


Here’s what I found: With an English translation, and with various readings and critical notes [by Sir L. Digital images and searchable text of the edition are available online from Christian Classics Ethereal Library.

Copy and my 20th century Bagster reprint, except, as would be expected the ? Here are his notes. Here is his account. The two introductions are identical in ? Everything else can be found in more recent reprints. Harold Scanlin plans to make a presentation on Thomson’s and Brenton’s translations at this year’s annual meeting of the SBL.

In the meantime, here is some information recently gleaned regarding the Brenton translation. This site provides a copy of the introductory pages 3. London, Samuel Bagster and Sons, This publication did not contain a Greek text.

I would consider the earliest date for a diglot as ? Fish and Birds 20 And God said, Let the waters bring forth reptiles having life, and winged creatures flying above the earth in the firmament of heaven, and it was so.

Presumably Brenton was involved with brehton production of this edition, since much of the introduction is identical to later diglot editions.