Jewish Love Magic

From Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages

Ortal-Paz Saar, Utrecht University

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€105,00
$121.00
ISBN13: 
9789004347885
E-ISBN: 
9789004347892
Publication Date: 
July 2017
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 297 pp.
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ISSN: 
2211-016X
Volume: 
6

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

Dan Levene, University of Southampton

In this book, Dan Levene analyses a corpus of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic incantation bowls from Mesopotamia, whose purpose was to curse or return curses against human adversaries. He presents new editions of thirty texts, with an introduction, commentary and glossaries.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250925
E-ISBN: 
9789004257269
Publication date: 
August 2013
€110,00
$130.00

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