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Dictionary of biblical imagery

Author: Leland RykenJim WilhoitTremper LongmanColin DuriezDouglas PenneyAll authors
Publisher: Downers Grove, Illinois : InterVarsity Press, Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 1998. ©1998 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : [Enhanced Credo edition]View all editions and formats
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The Dictionary of Biblical Imagery is the first contemporary reference work dedicated to exploring the images, symbols, motifs, metaphors and literary patterns found in the Bible. More than that, it examines the Bible's universal archetypes or master images--including the plot motifs and character types that recur throughout life, literature and the Bible.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xxi, 1058 pages : illustrations
(DLC) 98016945
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leland Ryken; Jim Wilhoit; Tremper Longman; Colin Duriez; Douglas Penney; Daniel G Reid
ISBN: 9781786843821 178684382X
OCLC Number: 999458012
Description: 1 online resource (1301 entries) : 51 images
Contents: Staff --
Preface --
How to Use this Dictionary --
Abbreviations --
Contributors --
Introduction --
Entries A-Z.
Responsibility: general editors, Leland Ryken, James C. Wilhoit, Tremper Longman III ; consulting editors, Colin Duriez, Douglas Penney, Daniel G. Reid.

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The Dictionary of Biblical Imagery is the first contemporary reference work dedicated to exploring the images, symbols, motifs, metaphors and literary patterns found in the Bible. More than that, it examines the Bible's universal archetypes or master images--including the plot motifs and character types that recur throughout life, literature and the Bible.

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