The Language and Imagery of the Bible  -     By: George Bradford Caird
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The Language and Imagery of the Bible

Bristol Classical Press / 2009 / Paperback

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: Bristol Classical Press
Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 8.69 X 5.4 (inches)
ISBN: 0715615793
ISBN-13: 9780715615799

Publisher's Description

'A very vigorous, detailed and illuminating study of the uses of language, especially of figurative language, in scripture' - Amos N. Wilder, Journal of Biblical Literature

The Language and Imagery of the Bible brings the discipline of literary studies to bear on Biblical studies, investigating the various ways in which language us used, demonstrating the non-literal character of much bible language, and arguing that biblical authors were aware of the symbolism and character of their language.

Author Bio

G.B. Caird was Professor of Exegesis of Holy Scripture at Oxford, UK.

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