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Babylonian Literary Texts in the Schoyen Collection
George, A. R.

Bethesda, Md.: CDL, 2009 pp. xx + 170 + 63 plates. $80.00

Series Information
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

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Review by Alan Lenzi
Published 1/17/2011
Citation: Alan Lenzi, review of A. R. George, Babylonian Literary Texts in the Schoyen Collection, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2011).

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