Professor Moses Buttenweiser views this book of the Bible as one of the greatest literary masterpieces ever written, asserting that its appeal is in its universality to all humanity. He analyzes it from a literary point of view using a variety of translations. Buttenweiser also examines the commonly held theories about the book of Job, such as if there was more than one author, the date of the book, and its relation to similar Babylonian and Egyptian myths. Containing a variety of sources and cross-references, this is a solid study on the book of Job.
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- Investigates the authorship of the book of Job
- Explores the relation of Job to other biblical books
- Includes the book of Job in Hebrew text
- The Relation of the Prologue to the Dialogues
- The Meaning of Job
- The Date of the Book of Job
- Relation of Job to Other Biblical Books
- The Elihu Interpolation
- The Book of Job: Translation
- Notes and Synopses
- The Book of Job: Hebrew Text
- Title: The Book of Job
- Author: Moses Buttenweiser
- Publisher: Macmillan Co.
- Publication Date: 1922
- Pages: 370
About Moses Buttenweiser
Moses Buttenweiser (1862–1939), born in Germany, was a professor of exegesis at Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati. He also wrote The Prophets of Israel.