Posts Tagged ‘Wurthwein’

The book with no name

October 3, 2017

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Well that was an enigmatic book arrived recently (no dustwrapper).

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Maybe the idea was to boost sales by making Wurthwein’s ‘Text of the Hebrew Bible’ look like a discreet edition of ’50 Shades of Grey’.

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One of a multivolume set of course, though 50 parts might be too much.

 

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Or maybe it represents the ‘palimpsest’concept in a metaphorical kind of way…nihilistic even….