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The David myth in Western literature

Author: Raymond-Jean Frontain; Jan Wojcik
Publisher: West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
David myth in Western literature.
West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, 1980
(OCoLC)567779219
Online version:
David myth in Western literature.
West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, 1980
(OCoLC)608912300
Named Person: David, King of Israel; David, roi d'Israël dans la littérature.; David, King of Israel.; David, King of Israel
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond-Jean Frontain; Jan Wojcik
ISBN: 0911198555 9780911198553
OCLC Number: 6049776
Description: xi, 212 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction: Transformations of the myth of David --
Discriminations against David's tragedy in ancient Jewish and Christian literature / Jan Wojcik --
Frail grass and firm tree: David as a model of repentance in the Middle Ages and early Renaissance / Charles A. Huttar --
Two views of the evangelical David: Lefèvre d'Etaples and Theodore Beza / Edward A. Gosselin --
"Wait upon the Lord": David, Hamlet, and the problem of revenge / Gene Edward Veith, Jr. --
David as epic hero: Drayton's David and Goliath / Anthony Allingham --
Cowley's Davideis and the exaltation of friendship / Ted-Larry Pebworth --
David, the military exemplum / Marie L. Ahearn --
"Blest light": Christopher Smart's myth of David / Thomas F. Dillingham --
Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom! and the David story: a speculative contemplation / Stephen M. Ross --
The words of their roaring: Roethke's use of the Psalms of David / M.L. Lewandowska --
Saul and David in the early poetry of Yehuda Amichai / Noam Flinker.
Responsibility: edited by Raymond-Jean Frontain and Jan Wojcik.
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