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Robert Graves and the Hebrew myths

a collaboration

by Raphael Patai

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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graves, Robert, 1895-,
  • Graves, Robert, 1895- -- Correspondence.,
  • Patai, Raphael, 1910- -- Correspondence.,
  • Bible. O.T. Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Jewish mythology.,
  • Mythology, Semitic.,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence.,
  • Jewish scholars -- Correspondence.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-448) and index.

    StatementRaphael Patai.
    SeriesJewish folklore and anthropology series
    ContributionsGraves, Robert, 1895-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1236.G73 P38 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination468 p. ;
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1542149M
    ISBN 100814321143
    LC Control Number91020963


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Jul 31,  · The Hebrew Myths is an odd little book, not aimed at the narrow or faith-based reader, even though its subject matter, as its subtitle indicates, is the Book of Genesis. Generally dry and scholarly, The Hebrew Myths is nonetheless an enjoyable read and can be strongly recommended—but, like Graves’s The Greek Myths, it most often simply Cited by: Oct 01,  · Generally dry and scholarly, The Hebrew Myths is nonetheless an enjoyable read and can be strongly recommended—but, like Graves’s The Greek Myths, it most often simply catalogue tales and is disinclined to interpret them; it often therefore seems to be a /5(22).

Hebrew Myths is a well researched book and its importance in regard to understanding Genesis cannot be over-emphasized. A brilliant contribution by Graves and Patai.

Kudos to them.4/5. Venerable classicist and historian Robert Graves recounts the ancient Hebrew stories, both obscure and familiar, with a rich sense of storytelling, culture, and spirituality. This book is sure to be riveting to students of Jewish or Judeo-Christian history, culture, and howtogetridofbadbreath.club: RosettaBooks.

This exhaustive exploration of the Hebrew myths and the book of Genesis resulted from a remarkable collaboration between one scholar raised as a strict Protestant and one raised as a strict Jew. It goes beyond Christian biblical and Judaic myth and incorporates midrashes, folk tales, apocryphal texts, and other obscure sources to extend and complete the stories.

Basically, Robert Graves does for the 61 stories he finds in the Book of Genesis what he did for The Greek Myths. This time he employs the aid of an eminent Jewish anthropologist and Biblical scholar, Raphael Patai (not Pata).

It appears that this is a little difficult to /5(5). Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis by Robert Graves, Raphael Patai and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at howtogetridofbadbreath.club This book tells the story of the thirty-year friendship between Robert Graves and Raphael Patai, and in particular, the story of the literary collaboration that culminated in their joint authorship of the Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis/5.

Dec 23,  · Available at the Center for Educational Pluralism, located in Miller Hall "Abbrevations, sources, and annotated bibliography": p. Includes indexPages: Nov 22,  · For thirty years Robert Graves and Raphael Patai, one raised a strict Protestant, the other a strict Jew, were close friends and collaborators.

That collaboration culminating in the book "Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis"; 'we never disagreed on any question of fact or historical assessment'/5(5). See all books authored by Robert Graves, including I, Claudius, and Good-bye to All That: An Autobiography, and more on howtogetridofbadbreath.club Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis.

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Robert von Ranke Graves (24 July – 7 December ) was a British poet, historical novelist, critic, and classicist. His father was Alfred Perceval Graves, a celebrated Irish poet and figure in the Gaelic revival ; they were both Celticists and students of Irish howtogetridofbadbreath.club mater: St John's College, Oxford.

Get this from a library. Robert Graves and the Hebrew myths: a collaboration. [Raphael Patai; Robert Graves] -- This book tells the story of the thirty-year friendship between Robert Graves and Raphael Patai, and in particular, the story of the literary collaboration that culminated in their joint authorship.

May 15,  · Read "Hebrew Myths The Book of Genesis" by Robert Graves available from Rakuten Kobo. The I, Claudius author’s “lightning sharp interpretations and insights are here brought to bear with equal effecti Brand: Rosettabooks. The Greek Myths () is a mythography, a compendium of Greek mythology, with comments and analyses, by the poet and writer Robert howtogetridofbadbreath.club editions of the book separate it into two volumes.

Abridged editions of this work contain only the myths and leave out Graves' howtogetridofbadbreath.club: Robert Graves. The Lilith Myth. Presented here is a chapter discussing Lilith, taken from Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis by Robert Graves and Raphael Patai (New York: Doubleday, ), pp Graves and Patai have collected traditional Hebrew myths that amplify (and sometimes radically alter) stories found in the Book of Genesis.

The White Goddess: A Historical Grammar of Poetic Myth (), and Robert Graves’s other studies in mythology, The Greek Myths (2 volumes; ), Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis (, with.

Book Reviews Hebrew Myths: The Book of Gertesis. ROBERT GRAVES and RAPHAEL PATAI. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., pp., abbreviations, index, 3 maps, sources and annotated bibliography. $ Reviewed by OMER C. STEWART, University of Colorado A book by two famous scholars, one the author of more than 90 books, the other ofCited by: 1.

Robert Graves was born to parents Alfred Perceval Graves and Amalie von Ranke Graves in in Wimbledon, near London, England. He was one of ten children. His father was a Gaelic scholar and poet, and his mother was related to influential German historian Leopold von Ranke.

Though he won a scholarship to St. John’s College, Oxford, Graves left London in to serve as a junior officer in. A comparative analysis of Hebrew scripture by the notoriously far-reaching mythographer Robert Graves and some person named Raphael Patai (who, we're sure, contributed something somewhere).

Though Graves' obscure etymological relations can, at times, be a tenuous strain, this book sees the principle Format: Ebook/DAISY3. All the laconic scholarship and lightning sharp interpretations and insights which have made Graves' studies of the Greek myths one of the most seductive source books of the decade are here brought to bear with equal effectiveness on the Book of Genesis.

True, the mating of religious matters with myths can offend the orthodox, for after all Hellenic polytheism is a far cry from Jewish. Robert Graves was born on July 24, in Wimbledon.

His father, Alfred Perceval Graves was a minor Irish poet and a Gaelic scholar. His mother was Amalie von Ranke and she was closely related to Leopold von Ranke; one of the founder fathers of the recent and modern historical studies.

Jul 31,  · Author of I, Claudius, Good-Bye to All That, The Greek myths, Poems, The white goddess, The long week-end, Story of Marie Powell, wife to Mr. Milton, Hebrew myths Robert Graves | Written works: The Greek Myths, Goodbye to All That, I, Claudius, The White Goddess, The Islands of Unwisdom.

Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis - Ebook written by Robert Graves, Raphael Patai. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis/5(3).

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Robert Graves wrote the widely published book Greek Myths. I have heard that classicists dispute that his account of the myths is valid 1, in the sense that either.

Graves' editing, translation and collation of the source texts lacks fidelity to those texts. In this exhaustive study, Robert Graves provides a fascinating account of pre-Biblical texts that have been censored, suppressed, and hidden for centuries, and which now emerge to give us a clearer view of Hebrew myth and religion than ever.

The Writings of Robert Graves. Robert Graves considered himself a poet and his occupation, writer. “I breed pedigree dogs to feed my cats”. The Hebrew Myths (with Raphael Patai) is a companion volume to The Greek Myths and is an authoritative study of the Book of Genesis.

the "modern inflated and paraphrased interpretation" to Robert Graves' and Raphael Patai's Hebrew Myths and again quotes the pas- sage as delivered at Santa Fe, this time preceding the passage with the words "According to the oft-quoted Hebrew Myths by Robert Graves and Raphael Patai." He further argues that Canaan was cursed.

Mar 17,  · Because of The White Goddess, some of the most beautiful poems of our time have come into existence. —Randall Jarrell, The Third Book of Criticism. In many places in The White Goddess, Graves shows himself to be an essential Aggadist, a creator of midrashim on Biblical passages.

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Robert von Ranke Graves (also known as Robert Ranke Graves and most commonly Robert Graves) (24 July – 7 December ) was an English poet, novelist, critic, and classicist.

During his long life he produced more than works. Graves's poems—together with his translations and innovative analysis and interpretations of the Greek myths; his memoir of his early life, including his role Born: Robert von Ranke Graves, 24 July.

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Hebrew myths: the book of Genesis. [Robert Graves; Raphael Patai; Carly Schnur] -- This is a comprehensive look at the stories that make up the Old Testament and the Jewish religion, including the folk tales, apocryphal texts, midrashes, and other little-known documents that the.

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It includes the notes and references required by scholars, yet most educated readers will find it accessible.4/5(3). The Hebrew Myths (). A treatment of Hebrew myths and legends written in the exegetical manner of The Greek Myths.

Co-authored with Raphael Patai. Graves was the author or the editor of over books or collections of essays or poetry. Carcanet Press is now re-issuing a large number of these books in a 24 volume uniform edition. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis by Robert Graves and Raphael Patai (, Paperback) at the best online prices at .Robert Graves was born on July 24, in Wimbledon, England into a highly-literary and upper-class family.

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