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"Like a lone bird on a roof" : animal imagery and the structure of Psalms / Tova L. Forti.

Author/Creator:
Forti, Tova, author.
Publication:
University Park, Pennsylvania : Eisenbrauns, [2018]
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 118 pages ; 23 cm.
Series:
Critical studies in the Hebrew Bible.
Critical studies in the Hebrew Bible
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Subjects:
Bible. Psalms -- Language, style.
Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Psalms.
Animals in the Bible.
Metaphor in the Bible.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Summary:
"Explores the figurative and symbolic function of animal imagery in the Bible, with particular attention to the structural and stylistic features of that imagery in the Book of Psalms"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Faunal imagery in Psalmodic refrains
Faunal imagery as secondary interpolation.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1924 Book Fund.
Contributor:
Class of 1924 Book Fund.
ISBN:
9781575069654
1575069652
OCLC:
1027738955