The Bible

The Bible

by Stephen Prickett, Robert Barnes
     
 

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This study focuses on the Bible as a landmark of literature, showing both how it has influenced writers through the ages and how it in turn has been influenced by contemporary literature. It describes what is known about the historical context of the documents, the changes of interpretation they have undergone over the centuries, and the problems and influence of

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This study focuses on the Bible as a landmark of literature, showing both how it has influenced writers through the ages and how it in turn has been influenced by contemporary literature. It describes what is known about the historical context of the documents, the changes of interpretation they have undergone over the centuries, and the problems and influence of various translations, ranging from Tyndale to the Good News Bible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521367592
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/30/1991
Series:
Landmarks of World Literature Series
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.35(d)

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