The Song of Songs [Song of Solomon] (Continental Commentary Series)
Author: Othmar Keel
Format: Kindle Edition
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Publishers
Release Date: September 01, 1994
In addition to a comprehensive introduction and an analysis of text and form, Othmar Keel focuses on the metaphorical and symbolic language of the Song of Songs. He makes full use of parallels-textual and iconographic-from Palestine, Egypt, and Mesopotamia. More than 160 illustrations, prepared by Hildi Keel-Leu, add to the interpretation of the songs.