Jonah: JPS Bible Commentary
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Jonah: JPS Bible Commentary

Jewish Publication Society / 1999 / Hardcover

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The Jewish Publication Society's Bible Commentary is a scholarly analysis of the Old Testament. This volume by Uriel Simon exhaustively evaluates the language, plot, historical framework, and importance of Jonah to later tradition. The commentary itself is an in-depth analysis of Jonah with the Hebrew text given alongside its translation. This is a scholarly work suited for the Old Testament scholar.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Vendor: Jewish Publication Society
Publication Date: 1999
Dimensions: 10.3 X 8.3 (inches)
ISBN: 0827606729
ISBN-13: 9780827606722
Series: JPS Commentary

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Publisher's Description

Based on the same format and design as the Torah volumes, Jonah provides a critical line-by-line commentary of the biblical text, which is presented in its original Hebrew, complete with vocalization and cantillation marks, as well as the JPS English translation. It includes a scholarly introduction, extensive bibliographic and critical notes, and other explanatory material.

Editorial Reviews

“Simon’s commentary is a welcome addition to this excellent series.”—Interpretation

“An outstanding literary and exegetical commentary on the book of Jonah.”—Bibliotheca Sacra

"This volume is a welcome addition to modern scholarship on the Book of Jonah."—David J. Zucker, Jewish Bible Quarterly

"If you're working your way through Jonah, Simon's JPS commentary is one of three or four you should make sure to use."—Words on the Word

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