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Author Kugel, James L.

Title The idea of biblical poetry : parallelism and its history / James L. Kugel
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [1981]
©1981

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Description xi, 339 pages ; 24 cm
Contents The parallelistic line -- Poetry and prose -- Rabbinic exegesis and the "forgetting" of parallelism -- Biblical poetry and the church -- The meter of Biblical songs -- "What is the system of Hebrew poetry" -- A metrical afterword
Analysis Bible. Old Testament Psalms - Criticism, interpretation, etc. - History
Hebrew language - Parallelism
Hebrew poetry, Biblical - History and criticism
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History.
Bible. Poetical Books -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Hebrew language -- Parallelism.
Hebrew poetry, Biblical -- History and criticism.
LC no. 80025227
ISBN 0300024746
0300031017 (paperback)