Grammatical commentary on Ecclesiastes?

Grammatical commentary on Ecclesiastes?

Postby Jonathan Robie » February 26th, 2013, 11:53 am

Is there a good commentary on the grammar of the Septuagint version of Ecclesiastes?

Bonus points for something freely available online ...
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Re: Grammatical commentary on Ecclesiastes?

Postby Louis L Sorenson » March 1st, 2013, 11:37 am

Try La Bible d'Alexandrie : L'Ecclésiaste [N°18] http://www.editionsducerf.fr/html/fiche/fichelivre.asp?n_liv_cerf=5840 I have not seen this book though, a review was made by Nicholas de Lange JTS 55(1):191-194 (2004),
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Re: Grammatical commentary on Ecclesiastes?

Postby Ken M. Penner » March 3rd, 2013, 7:45 am

For the Grammar of the Septuagint generally, I suggest Thackeray, available at archive.org and Google Books and http://www.oldinthenew.org/pdf/thackeray.pdf
I translated Ecclesiastes for the Lexham English Septuagint, so I may be able to answer specific questions as well.
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