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The Resource The Bible as the root of western literature : stories, poems, and parables, Adam Potkay, (sound recording)

The Bible as the root of western literature : stories, poems, and parables, Adam Potkay, (sound recording)

Label
The Bible as the root of western literature : stories, poems, and parables
Title
The Bible as the root of western literature
Title remainder
stories, poems, and parables
Statement of responsibility
Adam Potkay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The goal of this audio course is to provide listeners with a literary and historical overview of the Bible, from its opening in Genesis to its ending in the Book of Revelation, and also with a sense of some of the ways in which the Bible has influenced the literary traditions of the West
Member of
Cataloging source
VPL
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1961-
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Potkay, Adam
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Series statement
The Modern scholar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bible as literature
  • Bible
Target audience
adult
Label
The Bible as the root of western literature : stories, poems, and parables, Adam Potkay, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "14 lectures"--Cover
  • At head of container title: Recorded books presents
  • Compact disc
  • Lectures delivered by Adam Potkay, Professor of English, College of William and Mary
Accompanying material
1 course guide (112 pages ; 22 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. Authorship and Style in the Torah -- Lecture 2. Cain and Abel in Story, Theology, and Literary History -- Lecture 3. Icons and Iconoclasm: From Moses to Milton -- Lecture 4. The Story of King David, or the Varieties of Love -- Lecture 5. The Song of Solomon: The Poetry of Sacred and Profane Love -- Lecture 6. Psalms: The Poetry of Praise and Supplication -- Lecture 7. Proverbs: The Way to Wisdom -- Lecture 8. The Book of Job: The Problem of Evil and the Aesthetics of the Sublime -- Lecture 9. Ecclesiastes and the Questioning of Wisdom -- Lecture 10. Isaiah and Prophecy -- Lecture 11. Typology: The Life of Christ as Fulfillment of the Old Testament -- Lecture 12. Parables: The Form of Jesus' Preaching -- Lecture 13. Paul: The Letter and the Spirit of the Law -- Lecture 14. The Book of Revelation and the Symmetry of the Christian Bible
Control code
ocm53370479
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs [14 hr.]
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402539121
Isbn Type
(text)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC005
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) o53370479
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Bible as the root of western literature : stories, poems, and parables, Adam Potkay, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "14 lectures"--Cover
  • At head of container title: Recorded books presents
  • Compact disc
  • Lectures delivered by Adam Potkay, Professor of English, College of William and Mary
Accompanying material
1 course guide (112 pages ; 22 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. Authorship and Style in the Torah -- Lecture 2. Cain and Abel in Story, Theology, and Literary History -- Lecture 3. Icons and Iconoclasm: From Moses to Milton -- Lecture 4. The Story of King David, or the Varieties of Love -- Lecture 5. The Song of Solomon: The Poetry of Sacred and Profane Love -- Lecture 6. Psalms: The Poetry of Praise and Supplication -- Lecture 7. Proverbs: The Way to Wisdom -- Lecture 8. The Book of Job: The Problem of Evil and the Aesthetics of the Sublime -- Lecture 9. Ecclesiastes and the Questioning of Wisdom -- Lecture 10. Isaiah and Prophecy -- Lecture 11. Typology: The Life of Christ as Fulfillment of the Old Testament -- Lecture 12. Parables: The Form of Jesus' Preaching -- Lecture 13. Paul: The Letter and the Spirit of the Law -- Lecture 14. The Book of Revelation and the Symmetry of the Christian Bible
Control code
ocm53370479
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs [14 hr.]
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402539121
Isbn Type
(text)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC005
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) o53370479
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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