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Uniform Title Bible. Song of Solomon. English. Pope. 1977
Title Song of songs / a new translation with introd. and commentary by Marvin H. Pope
Edition First edition
Published Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1977


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Description xxi, 743 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series The Anchor Bible ; 7C
Bible. English. Anchor Bible. 1964 ; v. 7C
Contents The song of songs - translation of chapters 1-8 -- Introduction -- Proem -- The position of the songs of songs in the scripture -- Canonicity -- The versions -- The state of the text -- The date of the book -- The language -- Literary classification--drama; idyl; cantata; anthology -- Prosody -- Literary integrity -- Form criticism and canticles; praise of pulchritude and parallel love poetry -- Gita-Govinda, the so-called "Indian song of songs" -- Interpretations of the sublime song -- Bibliographies -- I. Texts and versions -- II. Chronological, pre-1800 -- III. Alphabetical, post-1800 -- Translation and notes -- I. The first chapter (1:1-17) -- II. The second chapter (2:1-17) -- III. The third chapter (3:1-11) -- IV. The fourth chapter (4:1-16) -- V. The fifth chapter (5:1-16) -- VI. The sixth chapter (6:1-12) -- VII. The seventh chapter (7:1-14) -- VIII. The eighth chapter (8:1-14)
Summary The Anchor Bible Commentary is the collaborative effort of Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish scholars from around the world
Analysis Bible. O.T. Song of Solomon - Commentaries
Bible. Old Testament Song of Solomon - Commentaries
Song Of Songs
Notes (Bible. English. Anchor Bible. 1964; v.7C)
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes
Subject Bible. Solomon -- Commentaries
Bible. Song of Solomon -- Commentaries.
Bible. Song of Solomon -- Commentaries.
Author Pope, Marvin H.
LC no. 72079417
ISBN 0385005695
Other Titles Society of Biblical Literature abbreviation for series: AB
OTHER TI Bible. Song of Solomon. English. Pope. 1977