A Walk in the Garden Biblical, Iconographical and Literary Images of Eden

by Paul Morris

Part of the Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement S. Series

A Walk in the Garden Biblical, Iconographical and Literary Images of Eden Synopsis

This collection of essays by notable scholars offers a unique, multi-faceted approach to the understanding of the Garden story. Starting with the motifs, context, structure and language of the biblical text itself, the chapters trace the Jewish and Christian exegetical traditions, and developments in literature and iconography. This is an invaluable book for students and scholars of biblical studies, theology, literature, art history and the psychology of religion.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781850753384
Publication date: 1st May 1992
Author: Paul Morris
Publisher: Sheffield Academic Press an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 328 pages
Categories: Religion: general, Biblical studies & exegesis,

About Paul Morris

Deborah F. Sawyer is Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Religious Studies, Lancaster University.

More About Paul Morris

Share this book