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Schweich Lectures on Biblical Archaeology

The Schweich Lectures remain a highly regarded forum on Biblical Archaeology. The three papers given by each lecturer are usually published together in book form. The popularity of these volumes has remained undiminished over the years and there have been many reprintings. Volumes are published by Oxford University Press. Some older volumes are available from Oxbow Books.

About this series

The first course of Schweich Lectures was given by Canon S R Driver in 1908 under the title, ‘Modern Research as Illustrating the Bible’. More on the Schweich Lectures.

The Schweich Lectures remain a highly regarded forum on Biblical Archaeology. The three papers given by each lecturer are published together in book form. The popularity of these volumes has remained undiminished over the years and there have been many reprintings.

Volumes are published by Oxford University Press.
Some older volumes are available from Oxbow Books.

2013 Levantine Epigraphy and History in the Achaemenid Period (539-332 BCE)  by André Lemaire
152 pages
978-0-19-726589-5   hbk   2015     available from OUP     £35.00

2010. Religion, Language and Community in the Roman Near East: Constantine to Muhammad     by Fergus Millar
200 pages
978-0-19-726557-4    hbk    2013     available from OUP     £40.00

2008. The Schweich Lectures and Biblical Archaeology    by Graham Davies
82 pages + 12 plates
978-0-19-726487-4  hbk    2011     available from OUP     £22.00

2007. The Ugaritic Texts and the Origins of West Semitic Literary Composition    by Dennis Pardee
160 pages + 5 plates
978-0-19-726492-8  hbk    2012     available from OUP     £40.00

2001. Idols of the People: Miniature Images of Clay in the Ancient Near East    by P R S Moorey
94 pages + 12 plates
978-0-19-726280-1  hbk     2003 (from 2014, manufactured on demand)    available from OUP     £21.00

1995. Translating the Bible: The Ethiopic Version of the Old Testament   by Michael A Knibb
158 pages
978-0-19-726194-1  hbk    1999     available from Oxbow

1992. Ancient Interpretation of Sacred Books    by Henry Chadwick
44 pages
978-0-85672-587-6  pdf (276kb)    2009     free download here

1986. The Variable Spellings of the Hebrew Bible   by James Barr
252 pages
0-19-726068-3  hbk    1989    out of print

1984. Mari and the Early Israelite Experience   by Abraham Malamat
176 pages + 8 plates
0-19-726072-1   hbk     1989    out of print
978-0-19-726117-0  pbk    1992 (from 2004, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £25.00

1983. Nebuchadrezzar and Babylon    by D J Wiseman
160 pages + 8 plates
0-19-726040-3  hbk    1985, repr 1997    out of print
978-0-19-726100-2  pbk    1991, repr 1995, 2004 (from 2011, manufactured on demand)    available from OUP     £17.99

1977. Manuscript, Society and Belief in Early Christian Egypt  by Colin H Roberts
100 pages
978-0-19-725982-5  hbk    1979 (from 2006, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £40.00

1976. Some Aspects of Hittite Religion   by O R Gurney
88 pages + 9 plates
978-0-19-725974-0  hbk    1977 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £40.00

1972. The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem   by Charles Coüasnon
76 pages + 28 plates
978-0-19-725938-2  hbk    1974 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £40.00

1970. Hazor   by Yigael Yadin
236 pages + 36 plates
978-0-19-725925-2  hbk    1972 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP      £55.00

1967. Ethiopia and the Bible   by Edward Ullendorff 
186 pages 
0-19-725904-9  hbk    1968, repr 1983    out of print 
978-0-19-726076-0  pbk    1988, repr 1989, 1992, 1997, 2006, 2009, 2013    available from OUP      £16.99

1963. Amorites and Canaanites   by Kathleen M Kenyon
96 pages + 30 plates 
978-0-19-725895-8  hbk    1966 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £85.00

1959. L’Archéologie et les Manuscrits de la Mer Morte   by Roland de Vaux 
124 pages + 38 plates + 4 charts 
0-19-725881-6  hbk    1961    out of print 

Archaeology and the Dead Sea Scrolls   by R de Vaux
160 pages + 38 plates + 4 charts
978-0-19-725931-3  hbk    1973, repr 1977 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP      £45.00

1948. From Joseph to Joshua: Biblical Traditions in the Light of Archaeology   by H H Rowley 
214 pages 
978-0-19-725857-6  hbk    1950, repr 1951, 1952, 1958, 1964, 1970 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £45.00

1946. The Text of the Epistles: A Disquisition upon the Corpus Paulinum   by G Zuntz 
314 pages + 1 chart 
978-0-19-725860-6  hbk    1953 (from 2005, manufactured on demand)     available from OUP     £60.00

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