The Book of God: A Response to the Bible

The Book of God: A Response to the Bible

by Gabriel Josipovici
     
 

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Is the Bible one book or a collection of writings? If it is a book, what kind of book is it and does it stand as a coherent piece of literature? Building on the recently renewed interest in biblical narrative associated with Erich Auerbach, Northrop Frye, and Robert Alter, Gabriel Josipovici here sets out to answer these and other equally fascinating questions. His…  See more details below

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Is the Bible one book or a collection of writings? If it is a book, what kind of book is it and does it stand as a coherent piece of literature? Building on the recently renewed interest in biblical narrative associated with Erich Auerbach, Northrop Frye, and Robert Alter, Gabriel Josipovici here sets out to answer these and other equally fascinating questions. His beautifully written book constitutes a rethinking of the nature of the Bible and our relation to it.

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ISBN-13:
9780300043204
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1988
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.84(w) x 9.56(h) x 1.08(d)

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