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Psalms 1-72 and 73-150 (KCC) by Derek Kidner

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Psalms 1-72 (NIVAC) by Gerald H. Wilson

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  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars
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Psalms 1-50, 51-100, 101-150 (WBC) by Peter C. Craigie (V. 1), Leslie C. Allen (V. 2), and Marvin Tate (V. 3)

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The Treasury of David by Charles Spurgeon

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Psalms (TOTC) by Tremper Longman III

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Psalms 1-41, 42-89, and 90-150 (BCOT) by John Goldingay

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Psalms by James Montgomery Boice

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Psalms 1-72 (Teach the Text) by C. Hassell Bullock

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Psalms (UBCS) by Craig C. Broyles

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Psalms (EBC) by Willem A. Van Gemeren

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Psalms (Interpretation) by James L. Mays

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The Book of Psalms (NICOT) by Nancy L. deClaisse-Walford, Rolf A. Jacobsen, and Beth LaNeel Tanner

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Psalms: 1-41, 42-89, 90-150 (four volumes; KEL) by Allen P. Ross

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The Psalms (OTL) by Artur Weiser

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Psalms 1-72 and 73-150 (TPC) by Donald M. Williams

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Psalms (two volumes; FOTL) by Erhard S. Gerstenberger

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Psalms (HOTC) by Steven J. Lawson

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Psalms (THOTC) by Geoffrey W. Grogan

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