The five books of Moses : Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy ; a new translation with introductions, commentary, and notes


Format:
Book


Secondary title:
The Schocken Bible


Author(s):
Fox, Everett


Keyword(s):
Bible. Pentateuch -- Commentaries.


Year:
1995


Pages:
xxxii, 1024 p.


Publisher:
Schocken Books


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
32132772


Label:
Box 118


Notes:
ill. ; 26 cm. On the Book of Genesis and Its Structure. pt. I. The Primeval History. pt. II. Avraham. pt. III. Yaakov. pt. IV. Yosef -- On the Book of Exodus and Its Structure. pt. I. The Deliverance Narrative. pt. II. In the Wilderness. pt. III. The Meeting and Covenant at Sinai. pt. IV. The Instructions for the Dwelling and the Cult. pt. V. The Covenant Broken and Restored. pt. VI. The Building of the Dwelling -- Appendix: Schematic Floor Plan of the Dwelling -- On Translating Leviticus -- On the Book of Leviticus and Its Structure. pt. I. The Cult and the Priesthood. pt. II. Ritual Pollution and Purification. pt. III. Holiness -- On the Book of Numbers and Its Structure. pt. I. The Wilderness Camp. pt. II. The Rebellion Narratives. pt. III. The Preparations for Conquest -- On the Book of Deuteronomy and Its Structure. pt. I. Historical Review. pt. II. Opening Exhortation. pt. III. The Terms of the Covenant. pt. IV. Concluding Exhortation. pt. V. Final Matters. Publisher descriptionhttp://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0904/95010143-d.html Includes bibliographical references (p. 1015-1024). Bible. Pentateuch. English. Fox. 1995. by Everett Fox. Book


URLS:
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Language:
English


Call number:
LC: BS1223.A3; Dewey: 222/.105209


ISBN:
ISBN: 0805240616; 9780805240610; 080524140X; 9780805241402 LCCN: 95-10143


Abstract:
"Widely acclaimed by Bible scholars and theologians of every denomination, Everett Fox's masterful translation re-creates the echoes, allusions, alliterations, and wordplays of the Hebrew original. Together with its extensive commentary and illuminating notes, this unique translation draws the reader closer to the authentic living voice of the Bible"--Publisher description.


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1


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