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.

5 present a translation in English verse by so eminent a poet and writer as Israel Zangwill, who has performed his task with the utmost devotion. The Committee believe, too, that through the painstaking labors of Professor Is-rael Davidson, a distinguished authority on Hebrew poetry and Jewish liturgy, they are able to present a text greatly surpassing in accuracy any hitherto published. This volume will in due course be followed by a collection of all of the remaining poems of Gabirol including several hitherto unpublished, prepared by the same editor. In the meantime other works, which are in the course of publication, will soon appear. The Committee trust that this Series will awaken the interest and command the support of those who feel the obligation to see to it that the Jewish Classics, which, with few exceptions, have been unknown to English readers, shall come into their own, and take their rightful place among the classic literatures of all peoples. September, 1923. 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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