Midrash Tanhuma: Genesis Translated Into English with Introduction, Indices and Brief Notes

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Tanhuma is one of the jewels of midrash literature. As one of the Yelammedenu midrashim, it is less diffuse than Genesis Rabbah, and its units are shorter than those of the Pesikta. It thus strikes a balance between the jumble of the one and the long sermons of the other. Just over a century ago, Solomon Buber published a new version of the Tanhuma based on an Oxford manuscript which is substantially different from the more common printed versions. It is this version or one very close to it which Rashi had before him and ...

Midrash Tanhuma: Genesis Translated Into English with Introduction, Indices and Brief Notes 2003, Ktav Publishing House

ISBN-13: 9780881250879

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