Author:John Punnett Peters

John Punnett Peters
an American Episcopal clergyman and Orientalist; professor of Old Testament languages and literature at the Protestant Episcopal Divinity School in Philadelphia (1884-91) and professor of Hebrew at the University of Pennsylvania (1885-93) and from 1888 to 1895 conducted excavations at Nippur. He became rector of St. Michael's Church, New York, in 1893, and from 1904 to 1910 he was also canon residentiary of the cathedral of St. John the Divine

This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB1911 by the initials "J. P. Pe."

John Punnett Peters




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