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201 Van Henton, Jan Willem & Pieter Willem Van Der Horst (Eds. ) STUDIES IN EARLY JEWISH EPIGRAPHY
E. J. Brill 1997 9004099166 / 9789004099166 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
1 corner lightly bumped. Very minor shelfwear to DJ. ; This volume contains the papers of a workshop on Jewish epigraphy in antiquity organized at Utrecht University in 1992. Among the participants were collaborators of the Cambridge Jewish Inscriptions Project and of the Tübinger Atlas des Vorderen Orients project. Important aspects of ancient Jewish inscriptions are highlighted in the papers, like the connection between documentary and literary texts. Several papers focus on aspects of the history of Jewish communities in the diaspora. Specialists in Jewish epigraphy will find surveys of parts of the corpus of Jewish inscriptions (curse inscriptions, metrical epitaphs, alphabet-inscriptions) and discussions of some fixed opinions, and Jewish inscriptions are discussed in a wider literary and historical contexts as well. ; Arbeiten Zur Geschichte Des Antiken Judentums Und Des Urchristentums, XXI; 290 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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202 Vogel, Manfred H. A QUEST FOR A THEOLOGY OF JUDAISM The Divine, the Human and the Ethical Dimensions in the Structure-Of-Faith of Judaism. Essays in Constructive Theology
Lanham, MD, U.S.A. University Press of America 1987 0819165948 / 9780819165947 Softcover Very Good 
Light shelfwear. Chipping to head of spine. ; 292pp.; Studies in Judaism; 292 pages; This collection attempts to trace the main outline of an essential strand within the structure of faith of Judaism that lends Judaism distinctiveness) namely, the prophetic-halachic strand, which is the Thou-dimension expression of Judaism. It presents an authentic picture of the faith of Judaism as it impinges on God and man in an ethical domain. 
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203 Von Gall, August Freiherrn DIE PAPYRUSURKUNDEN DER JÜDISCHEN GEMEINDE IN ELEPHANTINE IN IHRER BEDEUTUNG FÜR JÜDISCHE RELIGION UND GESCHICHTE
Giessen Verlag Alfred Töpelmann 1912 Softcover Very Good 
Pages unopened. Light tanning to pages. ; Vorträge Der Theologischen Konferenz Zu Giessen 34; 26 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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204 Vriezen, Th. C. & J. H. Hospers, (Eds.) PALESTINE INSCRIPTIONS
Leiden E. J. Brill 1951 Softcover Very Good 
Pages tanned. Wraps browned. ; Textus Minores XVII; 40 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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205 Wacholder, Ben Zion NICOLAUS OF DAMASCUS
University of California Press 1962 Softcover Very Good 
Minor crease to 1 corner of wraps. Mild discoloration to edges of wraps. Spine browned. Light pencil marginalia to a few pages. ; University of California Publications in History Volume 75; 150 pages 
Price: 140.00 USD
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206 Wardle, William Lansdell ISRAEL AND BABYLON
Holborn Publishing House 1925 Third Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. 1" tear to top of spine. A few minor tears to spine ends. Corners bumped and slightly frayed. ; The Twenty-Fifth Hartley Lecture; 343 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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207 Weisberg, David B. TEXTS FROM THE TIME OF NEBUCHADNEZZAR Including 21 Plates by Raymond P. Dougherty
Yale University Press 1980 0300023383 / 9780300023381 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Minor wear to extremities. ; Regarding the dating: most of the texts copied were written from 605 to 581 B. C. This is equivalent to years 0 (Accession) to 24 of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar II. However, the texts in this volume do not exhaust the number of texts from the years in either the Yale or the Nies collections. ; Yale Oriental Series Babylonian Texts; 1 x 12 x 9 Inches; 288 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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208 Weisberg, David B. TEXTS FROM THE TIME OF NEBUCHADNEZZAR Including 21 Plates by Raymond P. Dougherty
Yale University Press 1980 0300023383 / 9780300023381 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Minor rubbing to boards. Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. ; Regarding the dating: most of the texts copied were written from 605 to 581 B. C. This is equivalent to years 0 (Accession) to 24 of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar II. However, the texts in this volume do not exhaust the number of texts from the years in either the Yale or the Nies collections. ; Yale Oriental Series Babylonian Texts; 1 x 12 x 9 Inches; 288 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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209 Weisberg, David B. TEXTS FROM THE TIME OF NEBUCHADNEZZAR Including 21 Plates by Raymond P. Dougherty
Yale University Press 1980 0300023383 / 9780300023381 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Very light wear else fine. ; Regarding the dating: most of the texts copied were written from 605 to 581 B. C. This is equivalent to years 0 (Accession) to 24 of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar II. However, the texts in this volume do not exhaust the number of texts from the years in either the Yale or the Nies collections. ; Yale Oriental Series Babylonian Texts Vol. XVII; 1 x 12 x 9 Inches; 288 pages 
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210 Weiss, Ze'ev & Ehud Netzer PROMISE AND REDEMPTION A Synagogue Mosaic from Sepphoris
The Israel Museum 1997 9652781843 / 9789652781840 Softcover Near Fine 
Very light shelfwear else Fine; Bilingual edition in English and Hebrew. Publication that was issued on behalf of an exhibition of The Israel Museum. Looks at the history of Sepphoris, the synagogue, iconography and translates the Inscriptions. ; 96 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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211 Wendland, Dr. Paul DIE HELLENISTISCH-RÖMISCHE KULTUR IN IHREN BEZIEHUNGEN ZU JUDENTUM UND CHRISTENTUM Die Urchristlichen Literaturformen. Zweite Und Dritte Auflage
Tubingen J. C. B. Mohr 1912 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Former owner's name to titlepage. Slight separation to inner hinge. Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and circulation page to ffep. Boards are worn with edgeworn spine ends and corners. Light pencil underlining on a few pages. ; Mit 5 Abbildungen Im Text und 14 Tafeln ; Handbuch Zum Neuen Testament. 1. Bd. , 2. Und 3. Teil; 448 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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212 Wevers, John William ESSAYS ON THE ANCIENT SEMITIC WORLD
University of Toronto Press 1970 0802016030 / 9780802016034 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Light soiling to DJ. Foxing to top of text block. ; Seven essays on the language and culture of the ancient Semitic world. Two papers deal with Akkadian, five with Hebrew and one with Egyptian. ; Toronto Semitic texts and studies; 112 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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213 Whallon, William FORMULA, CHARACTER AND CONTEXT Studies in Homeric, Old English and Old Testament Poetry
Harvard University Press & Center for Hellenic Studies 1969 0674310152 / 9780674310155 Hardcover Near Fine in Good dust jacket 
Very minor shelfwear to book. DJ is price-clipped. Dustjacket has edgewear with chipping and small tears. DJ spine is browned. ; 225 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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214 Wilkins, A. S. ANCIENT PHOENICIA AND ANCIENT ISRAEL A Historical Essay
Ares Publishers 1980 0890053618 / 9780890053614 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Minor rubbing to extremities; Unchanged reprint of 1871 Edition. ; 218 pages; One of the earliest works to recognize the cross-cultural relationship of Phoenicia and Israel. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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215 Williams, A. Lukyn ADVERSUS JUDAEOS A Bird's-Eye View of Christian Apologiae Until the Renaissance
University Press 1935 Hardcover Very Good- in Fair dust jacket 
Foxing to top of textblock and inner covers. DJ is tattered with tears and holes. DJ is foxed and browned. ; A collection and survey of Christian treatises on Jews and Judaism, showing what has been written with the object of persuading Jews to Christianity, or, at least, of enabling Christians to understand and withstand the attacks of Jews upon the Christian faith. ; 428 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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216 Wilson, Edmund THE SCROLLS FROM THE DEAD SEA
Oxford University Press 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Dustjacket is protected in mylar. Dustjacket has some shelfwear and pieces missing from the top of spine (1/4") . Price-clipped. Former owner's signature on flypage. ; Most exciting manuscript find of our time in a lucid account of the origin, discovery, and implications of the ancient Dead Sea scrolls, the first of which were found by Bendouin boys early in 1947. The significance of this dramatic discovery and its meaning to the history of Christianity and Judaism, and its relevance to modern Biblical research, is recounted in this account. ; 121 pages 
Price: 23.40 USD
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217 Wolfson, Harry Austryn CRESCAS' CRITIQUE OF ARISTOTLE Problems of Aristotle's Physics in Jewish and Arabic Philosophy
Harvard University Press 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Pencilling to ffep. Light scratches to spine. Very minor shelfwear. ; Text in English and Hebrew. ; Harvard Semitic Studies VI; 777 pages 
Price: 95.00 USD
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218 Woolhouse, W. S. B. HISTORICAL MEASURES, WEIGHTS, CALENDARS AND MONEYS OF ALL NATIONS And an Analysis of the Christian, Hebrew and Muhammadan Calendars (With Tables Up to 2000 A. D. )
Ares Publishers, Inc. 1979 0890052816 / 9780890052815 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Mild staining to pastedowns. Mild staining to boards. ; Unchanged Reprint of 1890. Contents: Standards; Computation of Coins and Bullion; General Principles of Exchange; Measures, Weights and Moneys; II. Measures of Time: Gregorian Calendar; Hebrew Calendar; Mahometan Calendar. ; 8 x 1 x 5 Inches 
Price: 40.00 USD
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219 Yadin, Yigael MEGIDDO OF THE KINGS OF ISRAEL [The Biblical Archaeologist. Vol. XXXIII, September, 1970 No. 3]
American Schools of Oriental Research 1970 Softcover Very Good 
Stapled booklet. Minor creasing; Biblical Archaeologist, XXXIII, 3 (Sept. , 1970) , pp 65-96. A single issue of the Biblical Archaeologist devoted entirely to Yadin's paper. ; 31 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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220 Yarden, Leon THE SPOILS OF JERUSALEM ON THE ARCH OF TITUS A Re-Investigation
Paul Astroms Forlag 1991 9170421382 / 9789170421389 Softcover Near Fine 
Very light shelfwear else fine. ; 67 pages of plates at end. ; Skrifter Utgivna Av Svenska Institutet I Rom, (Acta Instituti Romani Regni Sueciae) , 8°, XVI; 137 pages 
Price: 110.00 USD
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221 Yavetz, Zvi JUDENFEINDSCHAFT IN DER ANTIKE Die Münchener Vorträge. Eingeleitet Von Christian Meier
Munich C. H. Beck 1997 3406420222 / 9783406420221 Softcover Very Good Signed by Author
Inscribed by the author on titlepage to Christian Meier. A few numbers written to half-title in pen. Wear to lower corner of front wrap. ; 117pp. ; Beck'sche Reihe 1222; 117 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
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222 Zahavy, Tzvee THE TALMUD OF BABYLONIA An American Translation, Vol. XXX. A: Tractate Hullin, Chapters 1-2
Atlanta Scholars Press 1992 1555407307 / 9781555407308 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Still in shrinkwrap. Fine. ; Brown Judaic Studies 253; 256 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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223 Ziadé, Raphaëlle LES MARTYRS MACCABÉES: DE L'HISTOIRE JUIVE AU CULTE CHRÉTIEN Les Homélies De Grégoire De Nazianze Et De Jean Chrysostome
Brill Academic Publishers 2006 9004153845 / 9789004153844 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Unwrapped in plastic. ; En français; Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae; 408 pages; ***Les martyrs Maccabées, héros juifs de la persécution d’Antiochus IV Epiphane, furent intégrés dans le martyrologe chrétien au IVè siècle. À la même époque, en Orient, deux Pères de l’Eglise, Grégoire de Nazianze et Jean Chrysostome, ont prononcé des discours panégyriques en leur honneur, étudiés et traduits dans ce livre. La première partie montre comment, depuis l’origine, l’Eglise citait comme exemples bibliques ces martyrs connus par le Deuxième et le Quatrième livre des Maccabées. La deuxième partie décrit, au travers des panégyriques de Grégoire et de Jean, les circonstances qui ont marqué l’instauration de la fête chrétienne dédiée à ces martyrs. La troisième partie analyse la prédication adressée aux fidèles à partir de l’épisode maccabéen, Eléazar, les sept frères et leur Mère devenant, sur le modèle de 4 M, des exemples de vertus et d’ascèse proposés à l’imitation de tous. Le livre explore ainsi un aspect original du culte des martyrs, la christianisation de martyrs juifs morts pour la défense de la Loi, et met en lumière les choix de prédication, parfois opposés, de Grégoire et de Jean face à l’enracinement juif de ce culte. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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224 Zimmels, H. J. MAGICIANS, THEOLOGIANS, AND DOCTORS Studies in Folk-Medicine As Reflected in the Rabbinical Responsa (12th-19th Centuries)
London Edward Goldston & Son, Ltd. 1952 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A few small stains to front cover, bottom corners lightly bumped, spine a bit sunned. Else VG. ; Viii, 293pp. "The author discusses the attitude of the Rabbis towards the study of medicine and the education of Jewish doctors as well as the evolution of medicine as reflected in Rabbinical decisions. He deals with the social status of medical practitioners distinguishing between "Physicians, Leeches and Quacks," and describes their views on medical problems with their theories on the causation of disease." ; 293 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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225 Zwiep, I. E. , & A. Kuyt (Eds. ) DUTCH STUDIES IN THE TARGUM Papers Read at a Workshop at the Juda Palache Institute, University of Amsterdam (18 March 1991)
Amsterdam Juda Palache Institute 1993 9071396088 / 9789071396083 Softcover Very Good 
Crease to spine. A bit of wear to upper front corner with faint creasing through first few pages. ; 5 papers, 3 in Dutch, 2 in English. ; 118 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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226 Zwiep, Irene E. ARISTOTLE, GALEN, GOD A Short History of Medieval Jewish Linguistic Thought
1995 Softcover Very Good 
Light creasing to top corner and first few pages. Hard corner crease to rear wrap. ; Thesis Universiteit van Amsterdam. English text, with summary in Dutch; Proefschrift (Diss. ) ; 235 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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