Babylonian Literary Texts in the Schoyen Collection
George, A. R.
Bethesda, Md.: CDL, 2009 pp. xx + 170 + 63 plates. $80.00
Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology
Description: Parts of well-known compositions such as Gilgamesh and Atrahasis, but some entirely new compositions: the Song of Bazi,hymn to Ningishzida, five love poems, and an extraordinary bilingual text in which an old scholar harangues his son.
Subjects: Ancient Near East, Mesopotamian Literature, Babylonian Literature, Literature
Review by Alan Lenzi
Citation: Alan Lenzi, review of A. R. George, Babylonian Literary Texts in the Schoyen Collection, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2011).
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