Puns and Pundits

Word Play in the Hebrew Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Literature

Edited by Scott Noegel

Hardback - £39.95

Publication date:

22 January 2018

Length of book:

356 pages


CDL Press

ISBN-13: 9781883053499

Essays on the use of word play in the literature of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ugarit, and Israel, and Medieval Hebrew and Arabic literature; includes such topics as: alliterative allusions, rebus writing, ominous homophony, portentous puns, and paronomasia.