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apocrypha

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780198606536
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199570140
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[Gk, ‘hidden [things]’] Of unknown authorship, hence, inauthentic, spurious, or uncanonical. More specifically, ‘Apocrypha’ refers to the biblical

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Subjects: History

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