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Rabbinic Fantasies

David Stern

Rabbinic Fantasies

Imaginative Narratives from Classical Hebrew Literature

by David Stern

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Published by Jewish Pubn Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Midrash,
  • Hebrew Literature,
  • Fiction,
  • Translations into English,
  • Aggada,
  • Jewish parables,
  • Jewish religious fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMark Jay Mirsky (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8171149M
    ISBN 100827603630
    ISBN 109780827603639

    David Stern, “The Rabbinic Bible in its Sixteenth Century Context,” in Adam Shear and Joseph Hacker, eds., The Hebrew Book in Early Modern Italy (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press), 78 . David Stern is a professor in the Dept. of Oriental Studies at the Univ. of Pennsylvania, and is the author of Parables in Midrash, and is co-editor of Rabbinic Fantasies: Narratives from Classical Hebrew .

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