Arabic and Judaeo-Arabic Manuscripts in the Cambridge Genizah Collections: Taylor-Schechter New Series (Cambridge University Library Genizah Series)

By: Cambridge University Library

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Covering a wide range of subjects, this volume describes over 9,000 items, most of them written in the classical Genizah period (10th-13th centuries). They include translations and commentaries on the Bible, Mishnah and Talmud, Jewish legal works, homilies, philosophical treatises, medicine, astronomy, astrology, magic, historical works, folk-tales and legends, and rhymed prose and poetry. There are also commercial accounts, personal and business letters, and legal and administrative documents. The book complements a volume on the Arabic Old Series compiled by Colin Baker and Meira Polliack (Cambridge, 2001).

Title: Arabic and Judaeo-Arabic Manuscripts in the Cambridge Genizah Collections: Taylor-Schechter New Series (Cambridge University Library Genizah Series)

Author Name: Cambridge University Library

Categories: Bibliographies & Indexes,

Publisher: Cambridge University Press:

ISBN Number: 0521750873

ISBN Number 13: 9780521750875

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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