Arthur Surridge Hunt

Arthur Surridge Hunt, FBA (1 March 1871 – 18 June 1934) was an English papyrologist.

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Hunt was born in Romford, Essex, England. Over the course of many years, Hunt, along with Bernard Grenfell, recovered many papyri from excavation sites in Egypt, including the Oxyrhynchus Papyri.

He worked with Campbell Cowan Edgar on a translation of the Zenon Papyri from the original Greek and Demotic.


PublicationsEdit

  • B. P. Grenfell and A. S. Hunt, Sayings of Our Lord from an early Greek Papyrus (Egypt Exploration Fund; 1897).
  • B. P. Grenfell, A. S. Hunt, and D. G. Hogarth, Fayûm Towns and Their Papyri (London 1900).
  • Hunt, A. S. "Papyri and Papyrology." The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 1, no. 2 (1914): 81–92.

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SourcesEdit

  • Author and Book Info.com
  • Catalogus Philologorum Classicorum
  • Catalogus Philologorum Classicorum
  • Arthur Surridge Hunt
  • Guérud, O. (1939). "Campbell Cowan Edgar (1870-1938)". Annales du Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte, Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte. Cairo.

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