Jewish Aramaic Curse Texts from Late-Antique Mesopotamia

“May These Curses Go Out and Flee”

Dan Levene, University of Southampton

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€110,00
$130.00
ISBN13: 
9789004250925
E-ISBN: 
9789004257269
Publication Date: 
August 2013
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 164 pp.
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ISSN: 
2211-016X
Volume: 
2

Ortal-Paz Saar, Utrecht University

In Jewish Love Magic: From Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages Ortal-Paz Saar explores the supernatural methods employed by Jews in order to generate love, grace or hate, comparing them to contemporaneous Graeco-Roman and Christian love magic.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347885
E-ISBN: 
9789004347892
Publication date: 
July 2017
€105,00
$121.00

Edited by Siam Bhayro and Catherine Rider, University of Exeter

Demons and Illness from Antiquity to the Early-Modern Period explores the relationship between demons and illness from the ancient world to the early modern period. Its twenty chapters range from Mesopotamia and ancient Egypt to seventeenth-century England and Spain, and include studies of...
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004338531
E-ISBN: 
9789004338548
Publication date: 
February 2017
€105,00
$121.00

Michael Shenkar, Collège de France

In Intangible Spirits and Graven Images, Michael Shenkar offers a comprehensive treatment of divine iconography in pre-Islamic Iran and Central Asia.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281486
E-ISBN: 
9789004281493
Publication date: 
September 2014
€179,00
$214.00

Marco Moriggi, Università di Catania

In A Corpus of Syriac Incantation Bowls, Marco Moriggi assembles and reedits forty-nine previously published Syriac incantation bowls, with accompanying introductions, translations, philological notes, photographs and glossaries, as well as an analysis of the scripts with accompanying script charts.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272804
E-ISBN: 
9789004272798
Publication date: 
May 2014
€139,00
$166.00

Shaul Shaked, J.N. Ford, and Siam Bhayro with contributions from Matthew Morgenstern and Naama Vilozny

This volume presents editions of sixty-four Jewish Aramaic incantation bowls from the Schøyen Collection, with accompanying introductions, translations, philological notes, photographs and indices, relating to the magical divorce and the wonder-working sages Ḥanina ben Dosa and Joshua bar Peraḥia.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203945
E-ISBN: 
9789004229372
Publication date: 
June 2013
€118,00
$147.00