David E. Sklare
This volume describes the life and works of Samuel ben ḥofni Gaon of Baghdad and the dynamics of tenth-century Jewish culture. Included are the Judeo-Arabic texts and annotated translations of his Treatise on the Commandments and Ten Questions. Winner of the Ben-Zvi prize 1998.
Benjamin H. Hary
Contains a study of multiglossia in Judeo-Arabic, in addition to a critical edition, annotated translation, and a cultural and grammatical study of The Purim Scroll of the Cairene Jewish Community, written in 1524 to commemorate their rescue from persecution.