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3 edition of Some unpublished piyyuṭim from the Cairo Genīzah found in the catalog.

Some unpublished piyyuṭim from the Cairo Genīzah

reconstructed, revocalized, and translated with critical notes.

by Meir Wallenstein

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Published by Manchester University Press in [Manchester] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Piyutim.,
  • Piyutim -- Translations into English.,
  • Cairo Genizah.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesPublications of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Manchester, no. 8, Publications of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Manchester ;, no. 8.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM670.P5 W3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 123 p.
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5627148M
    LC Control Number68048707

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