Song of Solomon, The

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Song′ of Sol′omon, The

a book of the Bible, consisting of a series of love poems. Also called Song′ of Songs′.
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24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Before SHADES OF GRAY, "Dating Naked", or even Harlequin romance novels, there was Song of Solomon, the "sexy" book of the Bible.
He discusses aspects of shared humanity, such as the search for identity, rites of passage, quests, heroes and anti-heroes, women's roles, loss, dreams, morality, and love, in Cyrano de Bergerac, The Stranger, A Lesson Before Dying, The Odyssey, Heart of Darkness, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Siddhartha, Medea, Song of Solomon, The Canterbury Tales, Beowulf, Hamlet, A Doll's House, Pride and Prejudice, Of Mice and Men, The Piano Lesson, The Kite Runner, Death of a Salesman, Wuthering Heights, The Iliad, and others.
In Song of Solomon, the contrast between the respective forms of female and male gender role identification is apparent in the experience of the children in the Dead family.