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The Resource Jewish magic and superstition : a study in folk religion, Joshua Trachtenberg ; foreword by Moshe Idel

Jewish magic and superstition : a study in folk religion, Joshua Trachtenberg ; foreword by Moshe Idel

Label
Jewish magic and superstition : a study in folk religion
Title
Jewish magic and superstition
Title remainder
a study in folk religion
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Trachtenberg ; foreword by Moshe Idel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classic treatise, available now for the first time in paperback, on the folk beliefs of the Jews, with a new introduction by arguably the most important contemporary scholar of Jewish mysticism
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trachtenberg, Joshua
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish magic
  • Superstition
  • RELIGION
  • Jewish magic
  • Jews
  • Superstition
Label
Jewish magic and superstition : a study in folk religion, Joshua Trachtenberg ; foreword by Moshe Idel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Behrman's Jewish Book House, 1939. With new introd
  • Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Columbia University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 5. THE SPIRITS OF THE DEAD
  • Chapter 6. THE POWERS OF GOOD
  • Chapter 7. "IN THE NAME OF."
  • Chapter 8. THE BIBLE IN MAGIC
  • Chapter 9. THE MAGICAL PROCEDURE
  • Chapter 10. AMULETS
  • Chapter 11. THE WAR WITH THE SPIRITS
  • Chapter 12. NATURE AND MAN
  • Chapter 13. MEDICINE
  • Chapter 14. DIVINATION
  • Frontmatter
  • Chapter 15. DREAMS
  • Chapter 16. ASTROLOGY
  • APPENDIX I: THE FORMATION OF MAGICAL NAMES
  • APPENDIX II: MS. SEFER GEMATRIAOT, pp. 43a-44b, ON GEMS
  • ABBREVIATIONS AND HEBREW TITLES
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • GLOSSARY OF HEBREW TERMS
  • INDEX
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • FOREWORD
  • PREFACE
  • Chapter 1. THE LEGEND OF JEWISH SORCERY
  • Chapter 2. THE TRUTH BEHIND THE LEGEND
  • Chapter 3. THE POWERS OF EVIL
  • Chapter 4. MAN AND THE DEMONS
Control code
ocn843080489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283898812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208337
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 421131
  • 22573/ctt35fsm7
  • ed420272-8354-4311-ac5a-981904850509
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843080489
Label
Jewish magic and superstition : a study in folk religion, Joshua Trachtenberg ; foreword by Moshe Idel
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Behrman's Jewish Book House, 1939. With new introd
  • Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Columbia University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 5. THE SPIRITS OF THE DEAD
  • Chapter 6. THE POWERS OF GOOD
  • Chapter 7. "IN THE NAME OF."
  • Chapter 8. THE BIBLE IN MAGIC
  • Chapter 9. THE MAGICAL PROCEDURE
  • Chapter 10. AMULETS
  • Chapter 11. THE WAR WITH THE SPIRITS
  • Chapter 12. NATURE AND MAN
  • Chapter 13. MEDICINE
  • Chapter 14. DIVINATION
  • Frontmatter
  • Chapter 15. DREAMS
  • Chapter 16. ASTROLOGY
  • APPENDIX I: THE FORMATION OF MAGICAL NAMES
  • APPENDIX II: MS. SEFER GEMATRIAOT, pp. 43a-44b, ON GEMS
  • ABBREVIATIONS AND HEBREW TITLES
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • GLOSSARY OF HEBREW TERMS
  • INDEX
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • FOREWORD
  • PREFACE
  • Chapter 1. THE LEGEND OF JEWISH SORCERY
  • Chapter 2. THE TRUTH BEHIND THE LEGEND
  • Chapter 3. THE POWERS OF EVIL
  • Chapter 4. MAN AND THE DEMONS
Control code
ocn843080489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283898812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208337
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 421131
  • 22573/ctt35fsm7
  • ed420272-8354-4311-ac5a-981904850509
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843080489

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