Selected Religious Poems of Solomon Ibn...

Solomon Ibn Gabirol was not only a great poet, but also a great philosopher. His vision was broad and his penetration keen. This volume of translations from this rare singer of the Ghetto limits itself to such of his poems as have been incorporated in or designed for the liturgy of the Synagogue.

1 ADVERTISEMENT THE present Series of JEWISH CLASSICS was projected in continuation of the previous pub-lication of the English Translation of the HOLY SCRIPTURES— the greatest classic of Hebrew lit-erature and of all times. When the New Translation of the Scriptures was approaching completion, the late Jacob H. Schiff, through whose munificence the publica-tion of that translation was rendered possible, further proposed to the Jewish Publication So-ciety of America that they should issue a repre-sentative selection of the various classes of lit-erature produced by Jewish writers after the close of the Biblical Canon, and for that purpose placed a fund at the disposal of the Society. In the deed of gift of Mr. Schiff, which was intended to make the present Series possible, a Committee was named by him consisting of the following: Dr. Solomon Schechter, Chairman Dr. Cyrus Adler, Vice- Chairman Rev. Dr. H. G. Enelow Prof. Israel Friedlaender Rev. Dr. Kaufmann Kohler Prof. Alexander Marx Rev. Dr. F. de Sola Mendes For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

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