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It has been claimed that there are no surviving originals of any of Josephus' works. I have not found any help through Google, and so I wonder if anyone can give me any information about this, along with references.

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migrated from hermeneutics.stackexchange.com Nov 5 '14 at 18:29

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I'm afraid the question seems unrelated to biblical hermeneutics. Nevertheless, tertullian.org/rpearse/manuscripts/josephus_antiquities.htm – H3br3wHamm3r81 Oct 30 '14 at 23:50
This is what I had found. Thank you. – Thomas Kemper Oct 31 '14 at 7:19
The short answer is "no". The link you've already seen has reliable information. You might have also already seen the Thackeray's brief introduction to the mss in the first volume of the Loeb Josephus volumes, but include the link, just in case this isn't familiar. – Davïd Oct 31 '14 at 22:08
On reflection, good migration. Fundamentally a question about source provenance of a historical source. – Samuel Russell Nov 5 '14 at 20:47

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