In 2004, Mayer Gruber s landmark Rashi s Commentary on Psalms made one of the 11th-century scholar s most important works accessible to a larger audience for the first time. The JPS paperback edition of this exceptional volume includes the complete original Hebrew text and acclaimed linguist Mayer Gruber s contemporary English translation and supercommentary. Fully annotated by Gruber, Rashi s Commentary on Psalms places Rashi, the most influential Hebrew biblical commentator of all time, in the larger context of biblical exegesis. Gruber identifies Rashi s sources, pinpoints the exegetical questions to which Rashi responds, defines the nuances of Rashi s terminology, and guides the reader to use the English translation as a tool to access the original Hebrew text. Gruber s extensive introduction takes a critical look at Rashi and his enduring legacy."