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The Resource Melvilles Bibles

Melvilles Bibles

Label
Melvilles Bibles
Title
Melvilles Bibles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces Herman Melville's response to an array of nineteenth-century writings that includes literary scriptures, biblical scholarship, Holy Land travel narratives, political sermons, and women's bibles. This book shows how Melville raised with verve the question of what counts as Bible and what counts as interpretation
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pardes, Ilana
Dewey number
  • 220.6
  • 813/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2388.B5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Bible and literature
  • Religion and culture
  • Religion and literature
  • American fiction
  • Melville, Herman
  • American fiction
  • Bible and literature
  • Hermeneutics
  • Religion
  • Religion and culture
  • Religion and literature
  • United States
Label
Melvilles Bibles
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Playing with Leviathan: Job and the Aesthetic Turn in Biblical Exegesis; "Jonah Historically Regarded": Improvisations on Kitto's Cyclopedia of Biblical Literature; "Call Me Ishmael": The Bible and the Orient; Ahab, Idolatry, and the Question of Possession: Biblical Politics; Rachel's Inconsolable Cry: The Rise of Women's Bibles; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
476162454
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520941526
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476162454
Label
Melvilles Bibles
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Playing with Leviathan: Job and the Aesthetic Turn in Biblical Exegesis; "Jonah Historically Regarded": Improvisations on Kitto's Cyclopedia of Biblical Literature; "Call Me Ishmael": The Bible and the Orient; Ahab, Idolatry, and the Question of Possession: Biblical Politics; Rachel's Inconsolable Cry: The Rise of Women's Bibles; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
476162454
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520941526
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476162454

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