Robert H. Kennett on Ancient Hebrew Social Life and Custom

The following public domain Schweich lectures are now available on-line in PDF:

Robert H. Kennett [1864-1932], Ancient Hebrew Social Life and Custom as Indicated in Law, Narrative and Metaphor. The Schweich Lectures of the British Academy 1931. London: Oxford University Press, 1933. Hbk. pp.114.

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You can see the full list of the Schweich lectures here.

T. Eric Peet’s Comparative Study of the Literatures of Egypt, Palestine, and Mesopotamia

Papyrus Ani curs hiero  [Public Domain image - source Wikipedia]
Papyrus Ani curs hiero
[Public Domain image – source Wikipedia]
The following Schwiech Lectures are now available on-line in PDF:

T. Eric Peet [1882-1934], A Comparative Study of the Literatures of Egypt, Palestine, and Mesopotamia: Egypt’s Contribution to the Literature of the Ancient World. The Schweich Lectures 1929. London: Oxford University Press, 1931. Hbk. 136.

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D.S. Margoliouth on the Relations between Arabs and Israelites prior to the Rise of Islam

The following public domain title from the Schweich Lectures series is now available on-line in PDF:

D.S. Margoliouth [1858-1940], The Relations between Arabs and Israelites prior to the Rise of Islam. The Schweich Lectures 1921. London: Oxford University Press, 1924. Hbk. pp.87.

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More Schweich Lectures can be found HERE.

Israel Abrahams on the Campaigns in Palestine from Alexander the Great

Israel Abrahams on the Campaigns in Palestine from Alexander the Great 1

The following Schweich Lectures is now available on-line in PDF:

Israel Abrahams [1858-1925], Campaigns in Palestine from Alexander the Great. Schweich Lectures 1922. London: Oxford University Press, 1927. Hbk. pp.55.

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The book has a couple of useful illustrations which I have uploaded in various resolutions so that they can be re-used. This material is now Public Domain.

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C.H.W. Johns on The Relations between the Laws of Babylonia and the Laws of the Hebrew Peoples

C.H.W. Johns on The Relations between the Laws of Babylonia and the Laws of the Hebrew Peoples 3
Prologue Hammurabi Code Louvre AO10237
[Public Domain photo source: Wikipedia]

I am pleased to announce that the following book is now online:

C.H.W. Johns [1857-1920], The Relations between the Laws of Babylonia and the Laws of the Hebrew Peoples. The Schweich Lectures 1912. London: Oxford University Press, 1914. Hbk. pp.96. [This material is in the Public Domain]

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H.B. Tristram’s “The Land of Moab” now on-line

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The following book is now available on-line in PDF:

Henry Baker Tristram [1822-1906], The Land of Moab. Travels and Discoveries on the East Side of the Dead Sea and the Jordan. London: John Murray, 1873. Hbk. pp.408. [This material is in the Public Domain]

The book contains over 40 pen and ink illustrations dating from the 1870’s which show the landscape of Moab. I have scanned each of these individually and provided them in a variety of resolutions for re-use.

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Three More Schweich Lectures on-line

Three More Schweich Lectures on-line 9
The Tribute of Jehu as Represented on the
Black Obelisk, [Driver (1909), facing p.17.]

The following public domain Schweich Lectures are now available on-line in PDF:

S R Driver [1846-1914], Modern Research as illustrating the Bible. The Schweich Lectures 1908. London: Oxford University Press, 1909. Hbk. pp. 95.

George Adam Smith [1856-1942], The Early Poetry of Israel in its Physical and Social Origins. The Schweich Lectures 1910. London: Oxford Unversity Press, 1912. Hbk. pp.102.

David George Hogarth [1862-1927], Kings of the Hittites. The Schweich Lectures 1924. London: Oxford University Press, 1926. Hbk. pp.67.

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