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The Song of Songs : based on the Revised Standard Version

Author: John G Snaith
Publisher: London : Marshall Pickering ; Grand Rapids : Eerdmans, 1993.
Series: New century Bible commentary.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Though a curious and often-misunderstood Old Testament book, Song of Songs is still relevant for today. John G. Snaith's standard and authoritative commentary, drawing on up-to-date scholarship, helps clarify the text of Song of Songs in a balanced manner. Designed to be clearly understood by nonspecialists, this volume will also prove useful to ministers, teachers, and scholars"--
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Commentaries (form)
Commentaires
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snaith, John G.
Song of Songs.
London : Marshall Pickering ; Grand Rapids : Eerdmans, 1993
(OCoLC)605958474
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John G Snaith
ISBN: 0551026294 9780551026292 0802806910 9780802806918 1850752427 9781850752424
OCLC Number: 27842422
Description: xii, 140 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction. Canonical status, allegorization and origin ; Connexions with fertility cults? ; Literary structure ; Authorship and date ; Analysis of the text --
Commentary on the Song of songs --
Afterword.
Series Title: New century Bible commentary.
Responsibility: John G. Snaith.

Abstract:

"Though a curious and often-misunderstood Old Testament book, Song of Songs is still relevant for today. John G. Snaith's standard and authoritative commentary, drawing on up-to-date scholarship, helps clarify the text of Song of Songs in a balanced manner. Designed to be clearly understood by nonspecialists, this volume will also prove useful to ministers, teachers, and scholars"--

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