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Narrative and Novella in Samuel: Studies by Hugo Gressmann and Other Scholars, 1906-1923
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Narrative and Novella in Samuel: Studies by Hugo Gressmann and Other Scholars, 1906-1923

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Almond Press 1991

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Overview

This collection of essays, the work of a group of early-twentieth-century scholars, treats literary structure in the books of Samuel. The essays chosen represent a shift in biblical study from pure historicism to literary analysis. Among the topics covered are literary type, historical value, and narrative art.

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Key Features

  • Indexes and bibliographies to guide research
  • Preface by the editor
  • Notes and cross-references

Contents

  • “The Oldest History Writing in Israel” by Hugo Gressmann
  • “The Literary Type and Historical Value of 2 Samuel 15–20” by Wilhelm Caspari
  • “The Novella of Judah and Tamar and Other Israelite Novellas” by Bernhard Luther
  • “Narrative Art in the Books of Samuel” by Alfons Schultz

Product Details

  • Title: Narrative and Novella in Samuel: Studies by Hugo Gressmann and Other Scholars, 1906–1923
  • Editor: David M. Gunn
  • Translator: David E. Orton
  • Publisher: Sheffield Academic
  • Publication Date: 1991
  • Pages: 175

About David M. Gunn

David M. Gunn, PhD, is the A. A. Bradford Emeritus Professor of Religion at Texas Christian University.