Item description for Love: The Song of Songs by Frederick W. Bassett...
In this eloquent volume, acclaimed poet Frederick W. Bassett captures for modern readers the powerful expressions of sensual, romantic love found in the Old Testament book, The Song of Songs. Beautifully illustrated by Valenti Angelo, this collection of timeless verse portrays the extraordinary love that compels one to leave father and mother cleave unto another, and become one flesh with the beloved.
These passionate poems are for anyone who has ever known the ecstasy and the pain of love. Bassett urges us to "Read them to your true love. Read them in memory of an old love. Read them to yourself in praise of love."
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Studio: Paraclete Press (MA)
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.01" Width: 4.65" Height: 0.35" Weight: 0.21 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2002
Publisher Paraclete Press (MA)
ISBN 155725298X ISBN13 9781557252982
Availability 0 units.
More About Frederick W. Bassett
Bassett is a Biblical scholar, professor and poet. Having served for many years as Professor of Religion and Philosophy at Limestone College in South Carolina, he is currently the Executive Director of the Hilton Head College Center, where he teaches both at the Creative Retirement Center and in the Elderhostel Program.
Frederick W. Bassett currently resides in Hilton Head, in the state of North Carolina. Frederick W. Bassett was born in 1934.