Studies in Judaism and Islam Presented to Shelomo Dov Goitein on the occasion of his eighteith birthday by his students, colleagues and friends.

Jerusalem: The Magnes Press, The Hebrew University, 1981. Hardbound. Octavo, green cloth with gold letteirng, 400 pp., b/w photos, ink-stamp and paper label. Very Good. Item #94643
ISBN: 9652233838

Articles are "Nastabiqu in Sura 12:17," Franz Rosenthal, "The terminology of the history of the Arabs in the Ja¯hiliyya, according to Khwarazmi's "Keys of the sciences"," C.E. Bosworth, "De quelques emprunts d'origine juive dans le Hadith Shi'ite," Georges Vajda, "The categorization of Persian painting," Richard Ettinghausen, "Epiqraphica Judaeo-Iranica," Shaul Shaked, "The oldest dated document in the Geniza?" Simon Hopkins, "Liturgical difficulties and Geniza manuscripts," Stefan C. Reif, "Geniza documents concerning a conflict in a provincial Egyptian Jewish community during the Nagidate of Mevorakh B. Saadya," Mark R. Cohen, "An example of Ismaili influence in post-Maimonidean Yemen," David R. Blumenthal, "A XVIth century pamphlet against the churches of Egypt ," Moshe Perlmann, "A letter from little Menahem," Bernard Lewis, "Egyptian Arabic in the seventeenth century : notes on the Judeo-Arabic passage of Darxe No'am (Venice, 1697)," Haim Blanc, "Selected syntactic phenomena of Jerusalem Arabic narrative style in 1900," Moshe Piamenta, "Some notes on the Judeo-Arabic dialect of Sefrou (Morocco)," Norman A. Stillman, "Mellah and Madina : a Moroccan city and its Jewish quarters (Sale´, ca. 1880-1930)," K.L. Brown, "Folk-veneration of saints among the Moroccan Jews," Issachar Ben-Ami, "Attitudes toward women in traditional near eastern societies," Yedida K. Stillman, "Islamism and secularism : the Turkish case," Jacob M. Landau.

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