Volume 1 chapters 1-15. The book of Proverbs contains aphorisms and words of wisdom attributed to King Solomon, "The Wisest of All Men," and to other aphorists, e.g., the sages of Hezekiah's circle.
A new translation with a commentary anthologized from Talmudic, Midrashic, and Rabbinic sources.
Includes An Overview: Wisdom of the Wisest by Rabbi Nosson Scherman
In Mishlei, King Solomon shares his wisdom of life - how life is to be lived. This volume draws on vast scholarship and a rich legacy of wisdom and ethics to present Mishlei with sweep and majesty. In addition to a wealth of Torah commentary, it is filled with stories and comments from a host of the great Torah leaders and teachers of recent generations, many of them known personally to the author.
The ArtScroll Series presents the comments of the classic giants of ancient and contemporary times in a logical, comprehensible manner, like a master teacher on an exciting voyage of intellectual discovery.
- Entire Hebrew text reset in clear modern type
- Flowing English translation
- Commentary anthologized from 2,000 years of Talmudic and Rabbinic sources
- Overviews exploring the hashkafah/philosophical background of each volume.