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The Song of Songs

Love Lyrics from the Bible

Marcia Falk

Striking in its appeal to the senses, the Song of Songs—the Bible’s only book of love poems—is remarkable for its lack of sexual stereotyping and its expression of mutuality in relationships between men and women. Marcia Falk’s rich and lyrical translation, praised by poets and scholars alike, is paired here with the original Hebrew text.

Paper: $19.95
ISBN-13: 9781584654230
Pages: 113 | Size: 4.5 in. x 8 in.
Date Published: September 10, 2004
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About the Author

Marcia Falk

Marcia Falk, a Brandeis University alumna, is the author of three books of poems and several highly acclaimed translations of biblical and modern poetry, including The Song of Songs: Love Lyrics from the Bible. The Days Between is the long-awaited sequel to her groundbreaking liturgical work, The Book of Blessings: New Jewish Prayers for Daily Life, the Sabbath, and the New Moon Festival.