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Hooke, S. H. (Samuel Henry) 1874-1968

Overview
Works: 77 works in 536 publications in 8 languages and 10,082 library holdings
Genres: History  Parables  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Chronologies  Introductions 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Honoree
Classifications: BT375, 933
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Most widely held works by S. H Hooke
Middle Eastern mythology by S. H Hooke( Book )

73 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the last half-century the discoveries of archaeologists in the ancient Near East, now called the Middle East, have created a widespread interest in the ways of life and thought of the dweller in that region, and especially in their myths. For much of Greek, Roman and even Celtic mythology has its source in the traditions and legends of the ancient Near East. This book renders an absorbing account, based on first-hand sources, of the fascinating mythology of the Egyptians, Babylonians, Assyrians, Hittites, Canaanites and Hebrews. In addition, the author discusses the nature and function of myth very fully, and devotes a chapter to the important subject of the place of myth in Christianity
Babylonian and Assyrian religion by S. H Hooke( Book )

45 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and Arabic and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up-to-date account of recent research on the religious beliefs and practices of the ancient inhabitants of the Tigris-Euphrates Valley
Myth, ritual, and kingship; essays on the theory and practice of kingship in the ancient Near East and in Israel by S. H Hooke( Book )

37 editions published between 1958 and 1981 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Siege Perilous; essays in Biblical anthropology and kindred subjects by S. H Hooke( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 1970 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prophets and the rise of Judaism by Adolphe Lods( Book )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2000 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Testament in Basic English by Bible. N. T. English. Basic English( Book )

16 editions published between 1939 and 1952 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the beginning by S. H Hooke( Book )

27 editions published between 1918 and 1979 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel, from its beginnings to the middle of the eighth century by Adolphe Lods( Book )

20 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published between 1920-70, the aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize the most up-to-date findings and theories of historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and sociologists. This reprinted material is available in a number of different sets
Promise and fulfilment; essays presented to Professor S.H. Hooke in celebration of his ninetieth birthday, 21st January, 1964 by Society for Old Testament Study( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parables of Jesus by Joachim Jeremias( Book )

20 editions published between 1954 and 2003 in English and German and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interpretation of the individual parables against their local Palestinian background, as well as a critical analysis of them
The Jewish world in the time of Jesus by Charles Guignebert( Book )

12 editions published between 1939 and 2000 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myth and ritual : essays on the myth and ritual of the Hebrews in relation to the culture pattern of the ancient East by S. H Hooke( Book )

30 editions published between 1932 and 1982 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of early Semitic ritual by S. H Hooke( Book )

24 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The labyrinth; further studies in the relation between myth and ritual in the ancient world by S. H Hooke( Book )

25 editions published between 1935 and 1980 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The resurrection of Christ as history and experience by S. H Hooke( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and French and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alpha and Omega; a study in the pattern of revelation by S. H Hooke( Book )

9 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bible in basic English( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1982 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus by Charles Guignebert( Book )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1956 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The basic Bible : containing the Old and New Testaments in basic English( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom of God in the experience of Jesus by S. H Hooke( Book )

5 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The parables of Jesus
Alternative Names
Hooke, S. H.

Hooke, S. H. 1874-1968

Hooke, Samuel Henry

Hooke, Samuel Henry 1874-1968

Samuel Henry Hooke

후크, S. H. 1874-1968

후크, 사무엘 헨리 1874-1968

フック, S. H

フック, S. H. 1874-1968

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The prophets and the rise of JudaismIsrael, from its beginnings to the middle of the eighth centuryThe parables of JesusThe Jewish world in the time of JesusThe origins of early Semitic ritual