A translator"s guide to selected Psalms
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A translator"s guide to selected Psalms by Heber F. Peacock

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Published by United Bible Societies, American Bible Society [distributor] in London, New York, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bible. O.T. Psalms -- Translating.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Heber F. Peacock.
SeriesHelps for translators
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1430.2 .P35
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 154 p. ;
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3857038M
ISBN 100826702996
LC Control Number81176690
OCLC/WorldCa8104867

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