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Author Bautch, Kelley Coblentz.

Title A study of the geography of 1 Enoch 17-19 : "no one has seen what I have seen" / by Kelley Coblentz Bautch.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 332 pages) : illustrations.
Series Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism, 1384-2161 ; v. 81
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 81. 1384-2161
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-312) and indexes.
Contents Preliminary determinations -- Description of the geography of 1 Enoch 17-19. Description of the geography of 1 Enoch 17:1-3, the Mountain of God and Place of luminaries -- Description of the geography of 1 Enoch 17:4-8; the Great Darkness and Waterways -- Description of the geography of 1 Enoch 18:1-9; the Four Winds and the Seven Mountains -- Description of the geography of 1 Enoch 18:9-19:3; the Prison of the Stars and Angels -- Making sense of the geography of 1 Enoch 17-19. Putting it all together; mapping the world of 1 Enoch 17-19 -- Comparable geographical data and parallels in Israelite and Jewish traditions -- Comparable geographical data and parallels in ancient Near Eastern and Greek traditions -- Cosmology and geography in the Enochic corpus and in the Second Temple period and late antique traditions -- Conclusion: summary of the results, 1 Enoch 17-19 in context; The theology of 1 Enoch 17-19; Excursus: law and the Enochic community.
Summary This work examines the travels of the patriarch Enoch who is given a guided tour of extraordinary and at times terrifying places located throughout the cosmos. It clarifies the text of 1 Enoch 17-19 by explaining how the sites described relate to one another geographically.
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Subject Ethiopic book of Enoch XVII-XIX -- Geography.
Ethiopic book of Enoch XVII-XIX -- Comparative studies.
Ethiopic book of Enoch, XVII-XVIII -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Livre d'Hénoch (éthiopien). XVII-XIX -- Géographie.
Livre d'Hénoch (éthiopien). XVII-XIX -- Études comparatives.
Äthiopisches Henochbuch 17-19.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Bautch, Kelley Coblentz. Study of the geography of 1 Enoch 17-19. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003 9004131035 (DLC) 2003052464 (OCoLC)52464550
ISBN 1423711092 (electronic bk.)
9781423711094 (electronic bk.)
9047402251
9789047402251
9789004131033 (alk. paper)
9004131035 (alk. paper)
9004131035 (alk. paper)