Biblical Studies

Introduction to Ecclesiastes by A H McNeile

Today’s free book is an introduction to the Book of Ecclesiastes by A.H. McNeile. This public domain title was digitised using the copy held in Spurgeon’s College Library.

Alan Hugh McNeile [1871-1933], An Introduction to Ecclesiastes with Notes and Appendices. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1904. Hbk. pp.170. [Click here to visit the download page for this title]

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introduction
    1. The Title
    2. Canonicity
    3. The circumstances of the writer
    4. An outline of the Koheleth’s thoughts
    5. The integrity of the book
    6. The style and vocabulary
    7. The relation of Koheleth to B. Sira and the Book of Wisdom
    8. Greek language and thought
  • Notes on Select Passages
  • A Translation
  • Appendices
    1. The Greek version
    2. The Greek text

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