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A worker organizes Torah scrolls at the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., November 14, 2017. The Cambridge Companion to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, edited by Stephen B. Chapman and Marvin A. Sweeney. A masterpiece of deep learning and fine sensibility, Robert Alter's translation of the Hebrew Bible, now complete, reanimates one of the formative works of our culture. The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary - Kindle edition by Alter, Robert. Alter's English translation, with accompanying commentary, plums the very depths of the Hebrew Bible that bring out the true beauty, elegance and power of the Hebrew Scriptures. All the joy and exploration of Alter's previously-published sections of this epic undertaking glow even brighter now that the work is complete." 5.0 out of 5 stars The best translation of the Hebrew Bible aka Old Testament ever ! 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[Robert Alter;] -- "A landmark event: the complete Hebrew Bible in the award-winning translation that delivers the stunning literary power of the original. Also, a very welcomed addition to Alter's commentary in his English translation is Alter's acknowledgment of the Christian understanding and … Available to order! Volume 1, The five books of Moses: Torah. The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary, 3 vols. Robert Alter (Author) Our Retail Price: £90.00 Add to Basket. Buy Online, Pick up in Store Check Availability at Nearby Stores. Three-Volume Set). Published New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019] ©2019 Description 3 volumes : maps ; 25 cm, in case 25 x 17 x 17 cm Other contributors In 2018, Robert Alter—professor of Hebrew and comparative literature at the University of California, Berkeley—published his full translation and commentary of the Hebrew Bible, the culmination of a career dedicated to reading the Bible. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. A landmark event: the complete Hebrew Bible in the award-winning translation that delivers the stunning literary power of the original. 15 Jun 2018 . Get this from a library! The Hebrew Bible: A translation with commentary Robert Alter W.W. Norton £90 (978-0-393-29249-7) Church Times Bookshop £8. by Robert Alter W. W. Norton 2018, 3500 pp, $125 . Prices (including delivery) for The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary by Robert Alter range from $63.98 at Amazon.com up to $1,674.47. Alter’s translations and commentaries have been gathered together, and expanded, in the handsome three-volume boxed set published by Norton as The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary. Featuring Alter’s generous commentary, which quietly alerts readers to the literary and historical dimensions of the text, this is the definitive edition of the Hebrew Bible. Capturing its brilliantly compact poetry and finely wrought, purposeful prose, Alter renews the Old Testament as a source of literary power and spiritual inspiration. Condition is "Brand New". Also, a very welcomed addition to Alter's commentary in his English translation is Alter's acknowledgment of the Christian understanding and … Add to Wish List. View All Available Formats & Editions . 2019. Hardcover. Description. Jewish English Bible translations are English translations of the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) according to the Masoretic Text, in the traditional division and order of Torah, Nevi'im, and Ketuvim.Most Jewish translations appear in bilingual editions (Hebrew–English). Old well-known stories come alive with new meaning and insights. Alter’s translations and commentaries have been gathered together, and expanded, in the handsome three-volume boxed set published by Norton as The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary. The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary (Vol. The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary (Hardcover) By Robert Alter. Bible. Alter. Jewish commentaries on the Bible are biblical commentaries of the Hebrew Bible (the Tanakh) from a Jewish perspective.Translations into Aramaic and English, and some universally accepted Jewish commentaries with notes on their method of approach and also some modern translations into English with notes are listed. This item will ship to United States, but the seller has not specified shipping options. Striking a graceful balance between illuminating the meaning of the Hebrew and conveying the musical cadence of the text, he celebrates the literary excellence of---and provides insightful commentary for---the Five Books of Moses, the Prophets, and The Writings. $125.00. 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