The Penguin Book of Hebrew VerseBook - 1981
Now back in print, this collection compiled by a distinguished Israeli poet and scholar draws on a multitude of journals, rare editions, and liturgical collections from all over the world. Poems are presented in the original Hebrew and in English translation. The volume illuminates the historical and literary background of a tradition that spans 3,000 years and has flourished within many cultures.
Publisher: New York : Viking Press, 1981.
Characteristics: 608 p. ; 21 cm.
Alternative Title: Hebrew verse.