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The four wise men

Michel Tournier

The four wise men

by Michel Tournier

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magi -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Gaspard, Melchior & Balthazar.

    StatementMichel Tournier ; translated from the French by Ralph Manheim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2680.O83 G313x 1982b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3005414M
    ISBN 100002214369
    LC Control Number84672669
    OCLC/WorldCa10779335

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In Daniel 2, Nebuchadnezzar has dealings with four types of "wise men". NIV and NLT render them "magicians, enchanters, sorcerers and astrologers." The ESV does something rather confusing and renders them "magicians, the enchanters, the sorcerers.

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