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In religion, as elsewhere, great personalities count first, and it is the privilege of a student of the Book of Isaiah to come face to face with one, if not two, such personalities...

The International Critical Commentarg on the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments. UNDER THE EDITORSHIP OF The Rev. CHARLES AUGUSTUS BRIGGS, D. D. Professor of Theological Encyclopedia and Symbolics Union Theological Seminary, New York AND The Rev. SAMUEL ROLLES DRIVER, D. D. Regius Professor of Hebrew, Oxford The Rev. ALFRED PLUMMER, M. A., D. D. Late Master of University College, Durham

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Isaiah I-XXVII


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Front MatterEDITORS' PREFACEHalf-title PageMap of the RegionTitle PageCopyright PagePrefaceContentsPRINCIPAL ABBREVIATIONS EMPLOYED.ADDENDA AND CORRIGENDA.INTRODUCTION§§ 1–3. Title and Place in the Canon§ 4. Text and Versions.§§ 5–7. The Book of Isaiah a post-exilic Compilation.§§ 8–19. Origin and History of the Book of Isaiah: (1) External Evidence.§§ 20–27. Origin and History of the Book of Isaiah: (2) The Greek Version and the Prophetic Canon§ 28–35. Origin and History of the Book of Isaiah: (3) The Testimony of the Book of Isaiah to itself§§ 36–39. Origin and History of the Book of Isaiah: (4) Prophetic Teaching and Prophetic Literature§ 40. Origin and History of the Book of Isaiah: (5) A tentative synthesis from the preceding evidence§§ 41–43. Criteria for distinguishing the words of Isaiah from the additions of later writers§§ 44–57. The poetical forms of the prophetic literature, and of the Book of Isaiah in particular§§ 58–73. Isaiah in relation to the political and social conditions of his age§§ 74–89. Isaiah as Prophet and TeacherA COMMENTARY ON THE BOOK OF ISAIAHIII.VII.VIII.XII.XIII.XIV.XVI.XVII.XVIII.XIX.XXI.XXII.XXIII.XXIV.XXV.XXVI.XXVII.ADDITIONAL NOTE ON THE STYLE AND LANGUAGE OF XXIV.–XXVII.
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