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The Legends of the Jews

Moses in the Wilderness (Legends of the Jews)

by Louis Ginzberg

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Judaism,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism - History,
  • Judaism - Sacred Writings,
  • Religion / General,
  • Biblical Studies - Old Testament,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Bible - Stories - Old Testament

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7870386M
    ISBN 100801858925
    ISBN 109780801858925

    Legends of the Jews is a most remarkable and comprehensive compilation of stories connected to the Hebrew Bible. It is an indispensable reference on that body of literature known as Midrash, the imaginative retelling and elaboration on Bible stories in which mythological tales about demons and magic co-exist with moralistic stories about the piety of the patriarchs. Sefer Ha-Aggadah: The Book of Legends, by H. N. Bialik and Y. H. Rawnitzky. The Hebrew poet Hayim Nahman Bialik and the renowned editor Yehoshua Hana Ravnitzky, selected hundreds of texts from the Talmud and midrashic literature and arranged them thematically, in order to provide their contemporaries with easy access to the national literary heritage of the Jewish people.

    In Louis Ginzberg’s Legends of the Jews: Ancient Jewish Folk Literature Reconsidered, editors Galit Hasan-Rokem and Ithamar Gruenwald present a range of reflections on the Legends, inspired by two plenary sessions devoted to its centennial at the Fifteenth Congress of the World Association of Jewish Studies in August In order to provide Author: Galit Hasan-Rokem, Ithamar Gruenwald. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.

    In his major work `The Legends of the Jews (first edition - 38) he combined hundreds of legends, maxims, and parables from the entire midrashic literature into a continous narrative taken from the lives of the fathers of the people of Israel, its heroes, and its prophets. The Legends of the Jews is an epic 7-volume compilation of traditional Jewish stories loosely related to the Bible. Volumes contain the stories, while volumes contain Ginzberg's notes and commentary.


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Dec 20,  · Legends of the Jews is an original synthesis of a vast amount of aggadah from all of classical rabbinic literature, as well as apocryphal, pseudopigraphical and even early Christian literature, with legends ranging from the creation of the world and the fall of Adam, through a huge collection of legends on Moses, and ending with the stoCited by: Sep 27,  · The Legends Of The Jews [Louis Ginzberg] on certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This is a massive unabridged collation of the Haggada--the traditions which have grown up surrounding the Biblical narrative. These stories and bits of layered detail are scattered throughout the Talmud and the Midrash/5(14). The Legends of the Jews - Volume 2 book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

To this day Legends of the Jews remains a most re /5. Legends of the Jews-7 Vol. Set book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Legends of the Jewsby Louis GinzbergA huge collection /5. The Legends of the Jews by Louis Ginzberg Translated from the German Manuscript by Henrietta Szold Volume II Bible Times and Characters from Joseph to the Exodus.

The Legends of the Jews By Louis Ginzberg [] This is a massive collation of the Haggada--the traditions which have grown up surrounding the Biblical narrative. These stories and bits of layered detail are scattered throughout the Talmud and the Midrash, and other sources, including oral.

In the 19th century Ginzberg undertook the task of. The Legends of the Jews is an epic 7-volume compilation of traditional Jewish stories loosely related to the Bible. Volumes contain the stories, while volumes contain Ginzberg’s notes and commentary. Over the millenia, these stories, which expand on the Bible, flesh out the lives of biblical certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com: Louis Ginzberg.

The Legends of the Jews is a chronological compilation of aggadah from hundreds of biblical legends in Mishnah, Talmud and certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com compilation consists of seven volumes (four volumes of narrative texts and two volumes of footnotes with a volume of index) synthesized by Louis Ginzberg in a manuscript written in the German certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.comit was translated by Henrietta certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com: Louis Ginzberg.

The Legends of the Jews by Louis Ginzberg This is an annotated collection of Jewish legends of Biblical figures, compiled by Louis Ginzberg. It was issued in English translation in a 7-volume set. Volumes contained the legends, volumes contained notes on the legends, and volume 7 contained an index.

In the present work, "The Legends of the Jews," I have made the first attempt to gather from the original sources all Jewish legends, in so far as they refer to Biblical personages and events, and reproduce them with the greatest attainable completeness and accuracy.

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If you can, please make a small donation (the average is £).Author: Louis Ginzberg. Celebrating the centennial anniversary of The Legends of the Jews, this book revisits Louis Ginzberg’s seminal work, offering rich and illuminating essays on its underlying cultural aspects, as well as staging a lively intellectual dialogue between contemporary scholarship and its past.

Mar 14,  · The Legends of the Jews Volume III This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them/5.

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You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. (2) Later Joshua, who was so ignorant that he was called a fool, became the minister of Moses, and God rewarded his faithful service by making him the successor to.