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Clouds of glory : legends and stories about Bible times / Miriam Chaikin ; illustrations by David Frampton.

Author/Creator:
Chaikin, Miriam.
Publication:
New York : Clarion Books, ©1998.
Format/Description:
Book
118 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects:
Jewish legends.
Bible stories, English -- Genesis.
Midrash -- Juvenile literature.
Bible stories, English -- Genesis.
Jewish legends.
Midrash.
Childrens subjects:
Midrash.
Bible stories -- Old Testament.
Jews -- Folklore.
Local subjects:
Midrash -- Juvenile literature.
Midrash.
Legends, Jewish.
Jews -- Folklore.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile works.
Summary:
Presents twenty-one stories, in a single narrative, about God's relationship with His creation, from creating angels on the second day to testing Abraham's love.
Notes:
"The stories in this book are largely based on Rashi's commentary on the book of Genesis, and on Midrashic threads found in Louis Ginzberg's Legends of the Bible and in Raphael Patai's Gates to the Old City, A book of Jewish legends"--Page [iv].
Local notes:
Presented to the Penn Libraries by the Board of Governors of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth.
Penn Provenance:
Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (donor)
Contributor:
Frampton, David, illustrator.
Rashi, 1040-1105.
Ginzberg, Louis, 1873-1953.
Library of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
039574654X
9780395746547
OCLC:
36241789
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