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Spreuke 7:6-23 ó 'n PoŽtiese verhaal

P. M. Venter

Verbum et Ecclesia; Skrif en Kerk: Vol 8, No 2 (1987), 206-222. doi: 10.4102/ve.v8i2.976

Submitted: 17 July 1987
Published:  18 July 1987


Proverbs 7:6-23 ó A poetic narrative
A narrative in poetic form is a contradictio in terminus from the viewpoint of modern literary criticism. In this article the poetic narrative in Proverbs 7:6-23 is read from both the narrative and poetic angles, investigating the effect on the reader of this unexpected combination of two different literary genres in one literary unit.

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P. M. Venter, , South Africa


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