The Jewish Publication Society's Torah Commentary is a scholarly analysis of the Old Testament. This volume on Exodus begins with a short introductory article which discusses the contents, character and setting of the text. The commentary itself is in-depth, providing the Hebrew text next to the English translation and analysis. A good work for scholars.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 278 Vendor: Jewish Publication Society Publication Date: 1991 Dimensions: 8 1/4 X 10 1/4 (inches)
ISBN: 0827603274 ISBN-13: 9780827603271 Availability: In Stock Series:JPS Commentary
The JPS Torah Commentary series guides readers through the words and ideas of the Torah. Each volume is the work of a scholar who stands at the pinnacle of his field. Every page contains the complete traditional Hebrew text, with cantillation notes, the JPS translation of the Holy Scriptures, aliyot breaks, Masoretic notes, and commentary by a distinguished Hebrew Bible scholar, integrating classical and modern sources. Each volume also contains supplementary essays that elaborate upon key words and themes, a glossary of commentators and sources, extensive bibliographic notes, and maps.