Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Die Schrift und Ihre Verdeutschung (The Bible and its German Translation)

Berlin: Schocken Verlag, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 351 (1)pp. Original red cloth with gilt lettering and ruling on black label of spine. Published after the "Buch der Preisungen (Book of Psalms )" this title presents the summarization of Franz Rosenzweig and Martin Buber's task and intentions relating to the translation and naturally the nature and form of the Hebrew Bible. Not included are comments relating to Biblical theology and exegesis. With chapters on the Bible and Luther and the impact of the Hebrew Bible on Goethe's language. Laid in publisher's leaflet for Buber's "Kampf um Israel." Text in German. Light wear along edges and rubbed. Label "(Aus dem Nachlass / From the estate of Bernhard Tag" on inside front cover, address label of previous owner on front free endpaper. Few penciled notes in margins of text. Light age-toning of block. Good condition. Item #48413

Price: $95.00

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