The Song of Songs : a new translation and interpretation / Marcia Falk ; illustrated by Barry Moser.

Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
  • English
  • Hebrew
Εdition
1st HarperCollins ed.
Published/​Created
San Francisco : Harper, 1990.
Description
xviii, 213 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Notes
  • Text of Song of Solomon in Hebrew and English translation on facing pages; translator's study in English.
  • Title on p. opposite t.p.: Shir ha-shirim asher li-Shelomoh.
  • Rev. ed. of: Love lyrics from the Bible. 1982.
  • Title on p. opposite t.p.: שיר השירים אשר לשלמה.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-213).
Contents
  • I. The Song of Songs
  • Thirty-one lyric poems in Hebrew and in English translation
  • II. Translator's study
  • Translation as a journey
  • The literary structure of the Song of Songs
  • Types of love lyrics in the Song of Songs
  • The Wasf
  • Contexts, themes, and motifs
  • Notes to the poems.
Other title(s)
  • Shir ha-shirim asher li-Shelomoh
  • שיר השירים אשר לשלמה
  • Bible. Song of Solomon. English. Falk. 1990.
ISBN
  • 006062339X
  • 9780060623395
LCCN
90080329
OCLC
21195688
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