Biblical women"s voices in early modern England
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Biblical women"s voices in early modern England by Michele Osherow

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Published by Ashgate in Farnham, Surrey, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Miriam -- (Biblical figure),
  • Hannah -- (Biblical figure),
  • Deborah -- (Biblical judge),
  • David, -- King of Israel,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Influence -- Modern civilization,
  • Protestant women -- England -- Language -- History,
  • Language and languages -- Religious aspects -- Protestant churches -- History of doctrines,
  • Women in the Bible -- Biography -- History and criticism,
  • Hebrew poetry, Biblical -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ).

Statementby Michele Osherow.
SeriesWomen and gender in the early modern world
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4838 .O84 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22849378M
ISBN 109780754666745
LC Control Number2008053109
OCLC/WorldCa291453899

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