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Fragments from the First Order of Fustat: Finds from the Cairo Geniza at Cambridge University Library

From the book Medieval Multilingual Manuscripts

  • Michael Rand


This paper is concerned with a liturgical document from the Cairo Geniza known as the First Order of Fustat. After a short introduction by way of historical/cultural background, an edition, translation, and brief commentary are provided of the portion of the document that treats the ceremony of the sanctification over wine (qiddush) of the New Moon of Nisan.

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