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Author Olender, Maurice.

Title The languages of Paradise : race, religion, and philology in the nineteenth century / Maurice Olender ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1992


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Description xiii, 193 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Archives of paradise -- Divine vowels / Richard Simon, Robert Lowth, J.G. Herder -- The cycle of the chosen peoples / J.G. Herder -- The Hebrews and the sublime / Ernest Renan -- The danger of ambiguity / Friedrich Max Müller -- The monotheism of the Aryas / Adolphe Pictet -- Heavenly nuptials / Rudolph Friedrich Grau -- Semites as Aryans / Ignaz Goldziher -- Secrets of the forge
Analysis Linguistics
Notes Translation of: Les langues du paradis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Language and culture -- History -- 19th century.
Philology -- History -- 19th century.
LC no. 91019996
ISBN 0674510526 (acid-free paper)
Other Titles Langues du paradis. English