Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
The present study is concerned with the text, origin, and relation to Hebrew and Akkadian Wisdom Literature of the oldest extant version of the story and teaching of Ahiqar, a learned official of the Assyrian court who, through the machinations of his foster son, nearly lost his life, but in the end recovered his former glories.
Price, Robert, "The Elephantine Ahiqar: A New Edition and Commentary with Special Reference to Babylonian and Hebrew Wisdom Literature" (1965). Dropsie College Theses. 48.
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