The Targum of Lamentations, Volume 17, Part 2
Philip S. Alexander
Liturgical Press, 2007 - Religion - 224 pages
This work provides a definitive translation into English of the Targum of Lamentations, based on a critical reading of all the extant versions, with textual annotations and extensive notes. An appendix offers, in addition, a translation and annotation of the Yemenite version.
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