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Standard Editions of Holy Books from the Middle East: Home

These are editions of Holy Books often used as references for courses at the University of Washington.

Standard Editions

Bible. O.T. Hebrew. [Tanakh]. JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh. The traditional Hebrew text and the new JPS translation--second edition. Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 1999. BS895 .J4 1999. Suzallo Reference

Bible. O.T. English. [Tanakh]. a new translation of the Holy Scriptures according to the traditional Hebrew text. Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 1985. BS896.A1 P45 1985. Suzzallo Reference

Bible. O.T. Pentateuch. English. The Torah, [Torah (romanized form)] the five books of Moses. Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society of America, [1967, c1962]. BS1223 1967. Suzzallo Reference

Bible. O.T. Prophets. English. The Prophets (Nevi'im). A new trans. of the Holy Scriptures according to the Masoretic text. Second section. Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society of America, 1978. BS1503 .J4 1978. Suzzallo Stacks, Suzzallo Reference

Koran. English & Arabic. The glorious Koran : a bi-lingual edition with English translation, introduction, and notes / by Marmaduke Pickthall Albany : State University of New York Press, 1976. BP109 .P5 1976. Suzzallo Reference

Jane Dammen McAuliffe, general editor. Encyclopaedia of the Quran / Leiden : Brill, 2001-. v. 1-3. BP133 .E53 2001. Suzzallo Reference

Talmud = [Talmud Bavli]. The Steinsaltz edition / commentary by Adin Steinsaltz. 1st American ed. New York : Random House, c1989-1999. v. 1-21. BM499.5 .E4 1989. Suzzallo Reference, OUGL Reference