Products>The Symbolism of the Biblical World: Ancient Near Eastern Iconography and the Book of Psalms

The Symbolism of the Biblical World: Ancient Near Eastern Iconography and the Book of Psalms

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ISBN: 1575060140

Overview

Appearing in German in 1972, this pioneering study was the first to compare the conceptual world of a biblical book with ancient Near Eastern iconography. Eisenbrauns’ English edition of Othmar Keel’s classic provides twenty-first-century readers with the celebrated scholar’s groundbreaking methodology, generously illustrated with photographs and line drawings.

  • Title: The Symbolism of the Biblical World: Ancient Near Eastern Iconography and the Book of Psalms
  • Author: Othmar Keel
  • Publisher: Eisenbrauns
  • Print Publication Date: 1997
  • Logos Release Date: 2017
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital › Logos Research Edition
  • Subjects: Bible. O.T. Psalms › Criticism, interpretation, etc; Art › Middle East; Middle East › Antiquities; Symbolism in the Bible
  • ISBN: 1575060140
  • Resource ID: LLS:SYMBLSMBBLPSLMS
  • Resource Type: Monograph
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2019-06-17T22:49:08Z

Othmar Keel is Professor of Old Testament at the University of Freiburg, Switzerland. He is the author of The Symbolism of the Biblical World.