A Treatise on the Accentuation of the Twenty-One So-Called Prose Books of the Old Testament: With a Facsimile of a Page of the Codex Assigned to Ben-Asher in Aleppo (Classic Reprint) by William Wickes (Paperback / softback, 2017)
Excerpt from A Treatise on the Accentuation of the Twenty-One So-Called Prose Books of the Old Testament: With a Facsimile of a Page of the Codex Assigned to Ben-Asher in Aleppo One Codex, which is in the Synagogue at Aleppo, and which I have been able to consult, although only indirectly, has the reputation Of having come from the hand of ben-asher himself, and of having been, on that account, always regarded as a model Copy for fixing the readings of the Sacred Text. Its claim to the exceptional importance thus assigned to it I have considered in the pages immediately following. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.