Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, Volume 1

Volume 1: A Phonological Introduction

Gábor Takács

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€215,00
$265.00
ISBN13: 
9789004115385
Publication Date: 
October 1999
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Hardback
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xx, 476 pp.
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Carl Brockelmann. Translated by Joep Lameer

Brockelmann’s History of the Arabic Written Tradition offers bio-bibliographic information about works written in Arabic and their authors, with an emphasis on manuscripts from the classical period. This originally multivolume reference work is divided in chronologically organized sections, which...
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Volume: 
117/2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326316
Expected: 
December 2016
€175,00
$210.00

Carl Brockelmann. Translated by Joep Lameer. With a Preface by Jan Just Witkam

Brockelmann’s History of the Arabic Written Tradition offers bio-bibliographic information about works written in Arabic and their authors, with an emphasis on manuscripts from the classical period. This 5-volume reference work is divided in chronologically organized sections, which are...
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Volume: 
117/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323308
Expected: 
November 2016
€175,00
$210.00

Josef van Ess. Translated from the German by John O’Kane

Theology and Society is the most comprehensive study of Islamic intellectual and religious history, focusing on Muslim theology. With its emphasis on the eighth and ninth centuries CE, it remains the most detailed prosopographical study of the early phase of the formation of Islam. Originally...
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Volume: 
116/1
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323179
Expected: 
October 2016
€186,00
$223.00

Edited by Ulrich Rudolph, University of Zürich, Rotraud Hansberger, LMU Munich and Peter Adamson, LMU Munich. English translation by Rotraud Hansberger.

A comprehensive reference work covering all figures of the earliest period of philosophy in the Islamic world. Both major and minor thinkers are covered, with details of biography and doctrine as well as detailed lists and summaries of each author’s works.
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Volume: 
115/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323162
Expected: 
November 2016
€239,00
$287.00

Peter Behnstedt

Since the author's publication of Die nordjemenitischen Dialekte. Teil 1: Atlas in 1985, a lot of new field work has been done in North Yemen and adjacent areas. Therefore a new atlas of the region in English suggested itself. The atlas consists of 192 fully coloured maps with 30 phonetical and...
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Volume: 
114
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004325692
Expected: 
November 2016
€219,00
$263.00

Maria Bulakh, Russian State University for the Humanities and Leonid Kogan, Russian State University for the Humanities

The Arabic-Ethiopic Glossary by al-Malik al-Afḍal by Maria Bulakh and Leonid Kogan is an edition of a unique monument of Arabic lexicography, comprising 475 Arabic lexemes translated into several Ethiopian idioms in a late-fourteenth century manuscript from a private Yemeni collection.
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Volume: 
113
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321465
Expected: 
October 2016
€149,00
$179.00

Gregorio del Olmo Lete and Joaquín Sanmartín, Universitat de Barcelona. Translated and edited by W.G.E. Watson

As any dictionary of a dead language the present aims to indicate the stage reached by the Ugaritic consonantal lexicography and to serve as a reference work. This edition includes the whole of the new discovered materials.
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Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288645
E-ISBN: 
9789004288652
Publication date: 
February 2015
€255,00
$330.00

Holger Gzella, University of Leiden

In A Cultural History of Aramaic, Holger Gzella comprehensively describes the history of Aramaic and its socio-cultural underpinnings as an ongoing linguistic evolution between its emergence and the spread of Arabic through the Near East (ca. 1000 BCE-700 CE).
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Volume: 
111
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285095
E-ISBN: 
9789004285101
Publication date: 
January 2015
€162,00
$210.00

Collated, Transcribed, and Translated by Anson F. Rainey Z"l. Volume 1 Edited by William M. Schniedewind, UCLA,. Volume 2 Edited and Completed by Zipora Cochavi-Rainey, The Beit Berl College

A new critical edition of the el-Amarna Letters based on personal examination of all the tablets.
Series: 
Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281455
E-ISBN: 
9789004281547
Publication date: 
November 2014
€226,00
$293.00

Author: Hamid Reza Ghelichkhani. Editor: Shervin Farridnejad, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen. Translated by Rebecca Stengel

Hamid Ghelichkhani, a calligrapher and scholar, has collected terms and expressions specific to Persian calligraphy in the first book of its kind. Descriptions and images are based on the 1000-year history of this art in Iran.
Series: 
Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277472
Expected: 
November 2016
€210,00
$272.00

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