Yes, there really is a metanarrative in scripture. And Origen got it right here, despite his horrendous etymology for David's name : )
And I've got to get this book! But interlibrary loan says I have to wait until it is 6 months old! Another 3 months...
But, endnotes! Why? It is a scholarly book for scholars. There is no way to justify endnotes instead of footnotes! The software can easily handle footnotes. Why or why? Maybe so we could take up a Psalm of lament? : (