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Bulgaria's Synagogue Poets: The Kastoreans (Judaic Studies)

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Critical Edition with introduction and commentary by Leon J. Weinberger

 

This is the first in-depth study of three 11th- to 12th-century poets from Balkan Byzantium. Included are all of the known works by Moses b. Hiyya, Joseph b. Jacob Qalai, and Isaac b. Judah, collected from rare manuscripts and printed editions and from Geniza collections at Oxford and Cambridge. These works provide the evidence that the Balkan synagogue poets favored distinctive literary forms even as they show the strong influence of the Hispanic-Hebrew writers. Completing the volume are indexes of rabbinic, Aramaic, and payyetanic usages and tables of metonymical terms.

 

Published by the Hebrew Union College Press, distributed by The University of Alabama Press.

Synopsis:

This is the first in-depth study of three 11th- to 12th-century poets from Balkan Byzantium. Included are all of the known works by Moses b. Hiyya, Joseph b. Jacob Qalai, and Isaac b. Judah

Synopsis:

The four titles listed above, published in medieval Hebrew, are funded by a grant from the American Academy for Jewish Research and distributed for the Hebrew Union College Press by The University of Alabama Press.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780817356231
Author:
Weinberger, Leon J.
Publisher:
University Alabama Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
Judaism - Rituals & Practice
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Judaic Studies Series
Publication Date:
19831131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z
Religion » Judaism » Rituals and Practice

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This is the first in-depth study of three 11th- to 12th-century poets from Balkan Byzantium. Included are all of the known works by Moses b. Hiyya, Joseph b. Jacob Qalai, and Isaac b. Judah

"Synopsis" by , The four titles listed above, published in medieval Hebrew, are funded by a grant from the American Academy for Jewish Research and distributed for the Hebrew Union College Press by The University of Alabama Press.
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