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Abigail (Biblical figure)

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Works: 35 works in 72 publications in 4 languages and 4,608 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Religious fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Exhibition catalogs  Art  Juvenile works  Christian fiction 
Classifications: PS3602.U7696, 813.6
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Most widely held works about Abigail
    Abigail by James R Shott( Book )
    5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
    The dramatic story of the young wife of wealthy landowner Nabal who becomes the wife of King David
    Abigail's story by Ann Burton( Book )
    7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 853 libraries worldwide
    Abigail of Carmel weds Nabal the Fool in order to save her family from financial ruin and is exiled to the countryside, where she becomes enamored with the land and the people, until war threatens her new sense of peace
    Abigail : a novel by Lois T Henderson( Book )
    6 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 844 libraries worldwide
    This book is the story of Abigail, King David's bright and beautiful wife
    Abigail : a novel by Jill Eileen Smith( Book )
    5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
    Abigail tries to honor and respect her husband Nabal despite his abuse of her, but when he suddenly dies, Abigail is free to move on with her life--a life that includes a new husband, David, who insists on having several wives
    Abigail's story by Ann Burton( Computer File )
    5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
    Burton's first novel in this Biblical series tells the fictionalized tale of a young Jewish lady who makes and markets pottery to support her family. But when her brother's huge gambling debt threatens to enslave them, she convinces his creditor to marry her and forgive the debt. After her husband sends her to manage his herds in the hills far away, Abigail grows fond of its rustic inhabitants--and of an enigmatic shepherd-soldier who's on a collision course with her husband
    Form und Funktion des Schuldramas im 16. Jahrhundert : eine Untersuchung zu Rudolf Gwalthers "Nabal" (1549) by Sandro Giovanoli( Book )
    3 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 116 libraries worldwide
    Abigaïl und Nabal : Tragödie in drei Akten by Arnold Zweig( Book )
    7 editions published between 1913 and 1920 in German and held by 63 libraries worldwide
    Das neulateinische Schuldrama "Nabal" von Rudolf Gwalther und seine deutschen Fassungen by Maria Witkowska( Book )
    2 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 61 libraries worldwide
    Rudolf Gwalthers Nabal : e. Zürcher Drama aus d. 16 Jh. by Rudolf Gwalther( Book )
    2 editions published in 1979 in Latin and held by 60 libraries worldwide
    Abigajil, die Prophetin : mit Klugheit und Schönheit für Gewaltverzicht ; eine exegetische Untersuchung zu 1Sam 25 by Melanie Peetz( Book )
    2 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 54 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Abigajil (Biblical figure)
Abigayil (Biblical figure)
Avigail (Biblical figure)
Avigayil (Biblical figure)
Languages
English (32)
German (17)
Hebrew (5)
Latin (2)
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