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The Jewish Novel in the Ancient World ; Myth And Poetics by  Lawrence Wills - Hardcover - Signed - 1995 - from E Ridge fine Books and Biblio.com

The Jewish Novel in the Ancient World ; Myth And Poetics

by Wills, Lawrence

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Cornell University Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0801430755 . Signed by Author on half title page inscribed to Linda Hardback F/VG Purple cloth stamped gilt border and title on spine. A clean, straight copy in an un price clipped, dust jacket with minor edge wear. " Lawrence M. Wills delineates the techniques and motifs of the Jewish novel, shows how the genre both initiated and distanced itself from nonfictional prose, and describes the social conditions governing its emergence and reception. He also places the Jewish novel in historical context, between the Hebrew Bible and subsequent developments in Jewish and Christian literature. " ; Myth And Poetics; 9.3 X 6.0 X 1.0 inches; 279 pp. pages .
  • Bookseller: E Ridge fine Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 8790
  • Title: The Jewish Novel in the Ancient World ; Myth And Poetics
  • Author: Wills, Lawrence
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in Very Good dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0801430755
  • ISBN 13: 9780801430756
  • Publisher: Cornell University Press
  • Place: Ithaca, New York
  • Date published: 1995
  • Keywords: Signed, Jewish, History, Myth Mythology Art & Design; Illustration; Myths
  • Bookseller catalogs: Signed Books; Jewish Religion, Culture & Literature;


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