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On the threshold of the Renaissance

Eric Lawee

On the threshold of the Renaissance

new methods and sensibilities in the biblical commentaries of Isaac Abarbanel

by Eric Lawee

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

  • Abravanel, Isaac, -- 1437-1508 -- Contributions in biblical commentary.,
  • Bible -- Commentaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEric Lawee.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [283]-319.
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17538583M

      The threshold of shame is presented as steadily expanding from late medieval times to the modern age; it would have been interesting to know more of the checks and challenges to its growth.

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