The heading says that this is 'Premium quality glass' and it is not. It is thin, flexible glass that does not give a flat reflection. The picture also clearly shows the glass is bevelled. It is not. In that sense, the picture is not of the product you buy.
I did complain on receipt and the company picked it up. But you are not buying what you are being sold.
This is a very thorough and engaging work. After an introduction exploring the significance of metaphor in language about God, Strawn looks at lion imagery in the Hebrew Bible, and sets this in the context of both the historic context of lions in the near east in antiquity, as well as perceptions of lions in imagery and writing across ANE contexts. He rightly concludes that the meaning of lion imagery needs to be understood *both* within its literary context within the text of the Hebrew Bible, *and* within its cultural context in the ANE.
The book includes several very thorough appendices, which explore not only the occurrences of lion imagery in the Hebrew Bible, but also a… Read more