A Manual of the Chaldee Language; Containing a Chaldee Grammar, Chiefly from the German of Professor G. B. Winter; a Chrestomathy, Consisting of Selections from the Targums, and Including the Whole of the Biblical Chaldee, with Notes; and a Vocabulary, Adapted to the Chrestomathy. With an Appendix on the Rabbinical Character and Style. Elias RIGGS, Moses Stuart, pref.

A Manual of the Chaldee Language; Containing a Chaldee Grammar, Chiefly from the German of Professor G. B. Winter; a Chrestomathy, Consisting of Selections from the Targums, and Including the Whole of the Biblical Chaldee, with Notes; and a Vocabulary, Adapted to the Chrestomathy. With an Appendix on the Rabbinical Character and Style

Boston: Perkins and Marvin, 1832. First Edition. First printing. Octavo in fours (24cm). In original tan paper-covered boards, backed in blue ribbon-embossed cloth, with small remnants of original paper spine label; plain endpapers; [i]-viii [9]-180pp. With occasional contemporary annotations. A straight copy with general moderate wear and rubbing to boards, inch-long tears to cloth over lower spine, foxing throughout, largely in margins: Good or better. Chaldean and Chaldee were common misnomers for Aramaic. ROSENBACH 350.

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