Out of the Cloister: Scholastic Exegesis of the Song of Songs, 1100-1250

Suzanne LaVere, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne

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€104,00
$135.00
ISBN13: 
9789004311985
E-ISBN: 
9789004313842
Publication Date: 
March 2016
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
204 pp.
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ISSN: 
1874-8236
Volume: 
6

Pietro Delcorno, University of Leeds

In In the Mirror of the Prodigal Son: The Pastoral Uses of a Biblical Narrative (c. 1200-1550) Pietro Delcorno reconstructs how this biblical parable became, particularly through preaching, a key master narrative in shaping religious identity in medieval and Reformation Europe.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315075
Expected: 
October 2017
€160,00
$184.00

Sara Japhet, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (em.) and Barry Dov Walfish, University of Toronto Libraries

This volume provides an edition, translation and extensive study of a unique anonymous medieval peshat commentary on Song of Songs, emanating from Northern France in the late twelfth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004343191
E-ISBN: 
9789004345430
Publication date: 
June 2017
€104,00
$121.00

Edited by Elizabeth Lapina, University of Wisconsin – Madison, and Nicholas Morton, Nottingham Trent University

The Uses of the Bible in Crusader Sources seeks to understand the ideology and spirituality of crusading by exploring the biblical imagery and exegetical interpretations that were woven together to form its philosophical basis.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284920
E-ISBN: 
9789004341210
Publication date: 
June 2017
€171,00
$197.00

Eva De Visscher, University of Oxford, Aberystwyth University

In Reading the Rabbis Eva De Visscher examines the level of Hebrew scholarship, programme of literal exegesis, and use of Jewish and Christian Hebraist sources in two commentaries on the Psalms by English polymath Herbert of Bosham (c.1120-c.1194).
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254688
E-ISBN: 
9789004255739
Publication date: 
January 2014
€113,00
$136.00

Edited by Jane Beal, Colorado Christian University

In Illuminating Moses: A History of Reception, readers discover the roles of Moses from the Exodus to the Renaissance--law-giver, leader, prophet, writer, man of God--and their impact on Jewish and Christian cultures.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235779
E-ISBN: 
9789004258549
Publication date: 
November 2013
€161,00
$207.00

Lesley Smith

This book is the first history of the twelfth-century Glossa Ordinaria, the ubiquitous biblical commentary of the Middle Ages and the first university textbook. Based on manuscript evidence, it explores this monumental work, its authorship, content, layout, production and use.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177857
E-ISBN: 
9789047431916
Publication date: 
September 2009
€132,00
$160.00

Edited by Ineke Van 't Spijker

The articles in this volume explore early-Christian and medieval biblical exegesis as the site of discourse on theological, philosophical and political issues and of the hermeneutics investigating the relation between the surface and the deeper meaning of the text.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171848
E-ISBN: 
9789047425168
Publication date: 
December 2008
€154,00
$186.00

Ann Collins

Based upon the manuscripts and text of the commentary on St. Paul written by Lanfranc of Bec in the mid-eleventh century, this book examines the context, theology, and methods of Lanfranc's composition and the influence of his teaching at Bec.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163478
E-ISBN: 
9789047422648
Publication date: 
November 2007
€116,00
$141.00