The Legends of the Jews: From the Creation to Exodus: Notes for Volumes 1 and 2

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Louis Ginzberg's landmark seven-volume "The Legends of the Jews" assembles the many elaborations and embellishments of Biblical stories that flourished in the centuries following the Bible's own creation. Ginzberg devoted most of his life to gathering these legends from their original sources - written in Hebrew, Greek, Latin, Syrian, Aramaic, Ethiopic, Arabic, Persian, and Old Slavic - and reproducing them completely, accurately, and vividly. He presents them in their traditional Biblical sequence and reconciles the ...

The Legends of the Jews: From the Creation to Exodus: Notes for Volumes 1 and 2 1998, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780801858949

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