Sentence Examples

  • The superscription, if original, compels us to treat the whole writing as not only late but pseudonymous.
  • 1 as superscription rather than part of the text.
  • Nor can the relation of master and pupil be certainly inferred from the superscription quoted (observe the omission of any article), which really asserts no more than that Hero re-edited an earlier treatise by Ctesibius, and implies nothing about his being an immediate predecessor.
  • The superscription shows points of connexion with the Rest of the Words of Baruch, but little weight can be attached to the fact, since titles and superscriptions were so frequently transformed and expanded in ancient times.
  • Xxi., xxvii.), to whom David fled, is called Abimelech in the superscription to Psalm xxxiv.

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