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Richard J. H. Gottheil

1862-1936

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A Selection from the Syriac Julian Romance

ISBN: 978-1-61143-333-3
Selections from the Syriac romance about the evils of Julian the Apostate, made into a reading for students with complete glossary.
$28.59

Aram and Israel

The Arameans in Syria and Mesopotamia
ISBN: 978-1-61143-471-2
A history of the Aramaic-speaking peoples from their emergence into history until their conquest by Assyria.
$97.54

Contributions to the History of Syriac Folk-Medicine

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 852
ISBN: 978-1-61143-336-4
A collection of Syriac medical remedies, from a manuscript dated 1888; the origin is uncertain; the inscription mentions Galen.
$18.41

A Christian Bahira Legend

Edited and Translated by Richard J. H. Gottheil
ISBN: 978-1-61143-334-0
This book relates the legend of the monk Bahira and his alleged interactions with the Prophet Muhammad.
$92.98

Bar Ali (Isho): The Syriac-Arabic Glosses

ISBN: 978-1-59333-834-3
This edition of the Syriac-Arabic glosses of Isho Bar Ali is a publication difficult to locate. These glosses are located in the second part of Bar Ali’s lexicon, as the first part had been previously published. Bar Ali, a physician as well as a lexicographer, produced this noted Syriac-Arabic dictionary showing the meanings of Syriac words in Arabic. This historic step in the development of Syriac lexicography is analyzed here according to the glosses of the numerous manuscripts cited in the forward.
$120.00

The Syriac Versions of the Categories of Aristotle

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 77
ISBN: 978-1-59333-852-7
The role of medieval Syriac scholars in the translation, and thus preservation, of classical literature cannot be underestimated. Gottheil provides all of the extant Syriac texts of the translation of Aristotle’s Categories, and a brief introduction.
$16.95

A Treatise on Syriac Grammar by Mar Elia of Soba

ISBN: 1-59333-019-7
One of the main sources from which the famous Bar Hebraeus might have drawn his knowledge of Syriac grammar to write his semhe. This book is not only important for the history of Syriac grammars, but can be used to learn grammar itself.
$54.75

The Syriac-Arabic Glosses of Isho bar Ali (2-volume set)

These two volumes constitute the second part (nun-taw) of the Syriac-Arabic dictionary of the 10th cent. physician Isho bar Ali.
From $84.03