Andrew of St. Victor, a twelfth century hebraist
- an investigation of his works and sources
The aim of this study is to examine the biblical commentaries of Andrew of St. Victor, abbot of Wigmore (d.1175), and to pay particular attention to his Jewish sources.
Andrew wrote commentaries on most of the books of the Old Testament. His work can be divided into three groups: commentaries on the historical books, written before 1147; interpretations of the prophetical books, written shortly after c.1134; and his exposition of the Song of Songs, Proverbs and Ecclesiastes...Expand abstract
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- Hadfield, Gerry A. C.
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- The digital copy of this thesis has been made available thanks to the generosity of Dr Leonard Polonsky
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