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.

2 Rev. Dr. David Philipson Rev. Dr. Samuel Schulman The Hon. Mayer Sulzberger Later the Committee was increased by the ad-dition of Prof. Louis Ginzberg, Prof. Jacob Z. Lauterbach, and Prof. Henry Maker. Upon the death of Dr. Schechter, Dr. Cyrus Adler was elect-ed Chairman, and Prof. Israel Davidson was re-cently named to succeed Prof. Friedlaender. The plan of the Series, however, was outlined during the Chairmanship of our distinguished colleague, the eminent scholar, Dr. Solomon Schechter. The first principle adopted was that in all cases in which a Hebrew text was extant, it was to be printed along with the English translation, and that an endeavor should be made to present a crit-ical text based not only upon previous editions, but also upon the available manuscripts. For this purpose manuscripts have been photographed in the libraries of England, Italy, Germany, Austria, and Hungary— wherever important manuscripts bearing upon the Series were to be found— and the Committee feel that in offering this Series they are not only making accessible to English readers some of the treasures of Jewish literature, but are adding to Jewish scholarship by present-ing carefully edited texts, which they hope will ADVERTISEMENT For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

Selected Religious Poems of Solomon Ibn Gabirol


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