Brill prices things according to the library pricing model. They only
expect to sell it to libraries and a few select scholars. Consequently,
their print runs are extremely small.
Marketing Director, Book Sales Division
Eisenbrauns, Good books for more than 30 years
Specializing in Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Studies
jspinti at eisenbrauns dot com
Phone: 574-269-2011 ext 226
Behalf Of Bob Schacht
Sent: Wednesday, March 03, 2010 8:51 AM
Subject: [XTalk] Fwd: Major 4 Volume Set on The Historical Jesus due
soon from Brill
Anyone know about this new project?
Rather steep cover price. They must think we have deep pockets.
Northern Arizona University
>Major 4 Volume Set on
>The Historical Jesus
>due out soon from Brill
>Backorders will be accepted.
>This set will ship as soon it is available
>Holmen, Tom & Stanley E. Porter (eds)
><http://www.dovebook.com/bookdesc.asp?bookid=57378>Handbook for the
>Study of the Historical Jesus
>Hardcover List: $1329.00
>Dove Price: $1129.99
>NYP Due: 03/10/2010
>hardcover to your Shopping Cart
>A hundred years after A. Schweitzer's Von Reimarus zu Wrede, the
>study of the historical Jesus is again experiencing a renaissance.
>Ongoing since the beginning of the 1980's, this renaissance has
>produced an abundance of Jesus studies that also displays a welcome
>diversity of methods, approaches and hypotheses. The Handbook of the
>Study of the Historical Jesus is designed to create a means to
>handle the diversity and abundance. Drawing from first-class
>scholarship throughout the world, the four large volumes of the
>Handbook offer a unique assembly of leading experts presenting their
>approaches to the historical Jesus, as well as a thought-out
>compilation of original studies on a large variety of topics
>pertaining to Jesus research and adjacent areas.
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