Salome, princess of Galilee
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Salome, princess of Galilee by Henry Denker

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English


  • Salome (Biblical figure) -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Henry Denker.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D4175 Sal, PS3507.E5475 Sal
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p. ;
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6110743M
LC Control Number52007035

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Princess of Galilee stands alone, however, as a scrupulously researched fiction that brings characters to life while maintaining a remarkable pace. The book follows the life of the daughter of Herodias who was coaxed into demanding the head of John the Baptist as payment for her seductive dance.5/5(2). Salome Princess of Galilee, Historical Novel, Henry Denker, DJ, , Very Good dust jacket with light wear, Very Good+ book with light wear, name on the front endpaper, otherwise clean interior with no Seller Rating: % positive.   Salome, daughter of Herodias, and princess of Galilee, survived her infamous dance to become the toast of Rome. We often embroider our characters in history with all sorts of by-play, innuendo, and presumption. Salome has come down to us as a strumpet - a girl without a motive, a toy. However, what was she really like?Pages: SALOME. sa-lo'-me (Salome): (1) One of the holy women who companied with Jesus in Galilee, and ministered to Him (Mark , 41).She was present at the crucifixion (), and was among those who came to the tomb of Jesus on the resurrection morning (Mark , 2).Comparison with Matthew clearly identifies her with the wife of Zebedee. It is she, therefore, whose ambitious request for her.

Denker, H: Salome: Princess of Galilee. Repentant; SALOME: PRINCESS OF GALILEE. By Henry Denker. pp. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company. $3. Salome, (flourished 1st century ce), according to the Jewish historian Josephus, the daughter of Herodias and stepdaughter of Herod Antipas, tetrarch (ruler appointed by Rome) of Galilee, a region in Palestine. In Biblical literature she is remembered as the immediate agent in . Salome was a follower of Jesus who appears briefly in the canonical gospels and in apocryphal writings. She is named by Mark as present at the crucifixion and as one of the women who found Jesus's tomb empty. Interpretation has further identified her with other women who are mentioned but not named in the canonical gospels. In particular, she is often identified as the wife of Zebedee, the Feast: 24 April (Roman Catholic), 22 October (Roman . Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Denker, Henry. Salome, princess of Galilee. New York: Crowell, © (OCoLC)

Banished from Rome because of an unfortunate romance with the nephew of Caesar, Salome (Rita Hayworth) declares that all men are her enemies, but her resolve weakens when she falls in love with Claudius (Stewart Granger), the military commander of Galilee. Meanwhile, Salome's wicked mother, Herodias (Judith Anderson), plots the demise of John Brand: Sony Mod.   A Wicked Birthday Party: The Story of Herodias and Salome. And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works. Revelation SALOME Suffer me to kiss thy mouth. IOKANAAN Daughter of adultery, there is but one who can save thee. It is He of whom I spake. Go seek Him. He is in a boat on the sea of Galilee, and He talketh with His disciples. Kneel down on the shore of the sea, and call unto Him by His name. Salome, Herod & Herodias. Like most of his family, Antipas had strong links with Rome, and particularly with the court. On one of his visits to the capital he stayed with his half-brother, Herod-Philip, the son of Mariamme II, not to be confused with his other half-brother, Philip the tetrarch.