A timeless collection of midrash never before available in English. The Mekhilta de-Rabbi Shimon bar Yohai is a collection of classical midrashic interpretation of the biblical Book of Exodus. Lost for centuries, the text was reconstructed and recovered in the 19th and 20th centuries by both German and Israeli scholars from a variety of source materials, including medieval manuscripts of the text and midrashic anthologies. As one of the first collections of rabbinic biblical interpretation, the Mekhilta de-Rabbi Shimon bar ...

Mekhilta de-Rabbi Shimon Bar Yohai: Edward E. Elson Classic 2006, Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780827607996