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  1. 151

    Literary textAIU VI.B.42

    Bifolium from a magical work with sexual and obstetric prescriptions.

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  2. 152

    Literary textAIU VI.B.44

    Bifolium from a magical work, including illustrations of Senoy, Sansenoy, and Semangelof.

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  3. 153

    Literary textAIU VI.B.64 + AIU VI.B.66

    Magical/kabbalistic recipes for useful purposes such as protection against thieves or blinding and/or killing one's enemies. Labeled page 238. Same scribe as AIU VI.B.78 + …

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  4. 154

    Literary textAIU VI.B.88

    Judaeo-Arabic instructions for making amulets to be hung up, drawing on the power of Quranic verses (e.g. 53:1 والنجم اذا هوى). There is also one …

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  5. 155

    Literary textAIU VI.B.91

    Several fragments from a kabbalistic and/or magical work.

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  6. 156

    Literary textAIU VI.B.94

    Bifolium from a kabbalistic and/or magical work in Judaeo-Arabic as well as Hebrew and Aramaic.

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  7. 157

    Literary textAIU VI.B.102

    Bifolium of magical recipes for diverse problems, many medical. E.g., against fever: recite Psalm 34 over olive oil and anoint yourself ("effective if God wills").

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  8. 158

    List or tableAIU VI.B.104

    Recto (verso as catalogued): Accounts in Arabic, including the line "[...] that went with the fleet." Verso: Magical instructions in both Judaeo-Arabic and Arabic.

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  9. 159

    Literary textAIU VI.B.112

    Recto: Love spells in Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew. Verso: An Aramaic prayer and geomancy markings.

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  10. 160

    Literary textAIU VI.B.159 + T-S NS 254.55 + T-S NS 322.99

    A bizarre treatise entitled Mar'e Ha-Ofanim, referring both to the angels of Ezekiel's vision and to the circles described in the treatise. It gives instructions …

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  11. 161

    Literary textAIU VI.B.166

    A page of instructions for harming an enemy through magical/kabbalistic means, including with the 72-letter name of God.

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  12. 162

    Paraliterary textT-S AS 204.318

    Magical fragment in Arabic script. It seems for ḍarabān (throbbing) of something.

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  13. 163

    Paraliterary textT-S AS 143.26 + ENA NS 73.12

    Magical amulets to protect against scorpions, designed to be worn rolled up in an amulet case around the neck. The magician has repeatedly copied the …

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  14. 164

    Paraliterary textENA NS 83.147

    Magical fragment in Arabic script, including a spell for 'inflaming' (tahyīj).

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  15. 165

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/3

    Amulet in purple and yellow ink. Very late. Ashkenazi hand.

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  16. 166

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/4

    Amulet in purple and yellow ink. Very late. Ashkenazi hand.

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  17. 167

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/5

    Amulet. Very late.

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  18. 168

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/6

    Spells. Very late.

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  19. 169

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/7

    Amulets. Very late. Funky illustrations.

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  20. 170

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/8

    Amulet in purple and yellow ink. Very late. Ashkenazi hand.

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  21. 171

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/9

    Spells. Very late.

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  22. 172

    Paraliterary textJRL Gaster heb. ms 2110c/10

    Recipes. In Hebrew. A mixture of magical spells, many medical, combined with domestic advice, e.g., how to remove urine stains. This fragment may be older …

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  23. 173

    Paraliterary textENA 2713.43

    Love spell in Judaeo-Arabic. For Esther bt. Nazlī to fall in love with Ḥayyim b. Barda. The hand looks late and possibly Iraqi—but that is …

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  24. 174

    Paraliterary textJRL SERIES A 643

    Exorcism. In Hebrew. Late. The spirit of Nissim b. Bunya is commanded to leave the body of Qamr bt. Ruḥama, and it is decreed that …

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  25. 175

    Paraliterary textJRL SERIES B 5682

    The scorpion amulet attributed to Yehuda b. Yeḥezqel. Belongs with ENA NS 73.12 and T-S AS 143.26.

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  26. 176

    Paraliterary textT-S K24.19

    Magical spell in Hebrew, written in a cipher. Khatun the daughter of Qatzur adjures the jinn in her house to tell her where the gold …

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  27. 177

    Paraliterary textT-S K24.23

    Aggressive and erotic magical spells. Formulary. In Judaeo-Arabic, written in part with a cipher. Information from FGP

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  28. 178

    Paraliterary textT-S Ar.34.268

    Magical instructions, probably. Involving sex with a woman (fulāna bt. fulāna, ll.5–6). Needs further examination.

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  29. 179

    Paraliterary textENA NS 7.37

    Formularies for a love (maḥabba) spell and a love (tahayyuj) potion (using סבנאדג, the brain of a colored pigeon, and some of your urine).

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  30. 180

    Paraliterary textENA NS 15.15

    Magical fragment in Hebrew and Aramaic calling down eternal fire.*

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  31. 181

    Literary textCUL Or.1081 1.30

    "The chapter of knowing the unknown (taʿallum al-ghayb)." One takes a certain animal on Shabbat, breaks open its back, and eats its heart while still …

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  32. 182

    Paraliterary textT-S K24.24

    Magical fragment, perhaps. Unidentified alphabet or cipher.

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  33. 183

    Paraliterary textT-S NS 107.3

    Magical fragment containing elaborate and vehement curses.

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  34. 184

    Paraliterary textNLI 577.1/63

    Prayer or magical fragment in Arabic script. Invokes Muḥammad and then has a string of magical characters. The lower fragment looks literary.

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  35. 185

    Paraliterary textT-S Ar.44.198

    Booklet of divinations with introduction. (Information from Goitein's index cards)

    1. הדא כתאב גליל יערף מנה אלטאלע
    2. בגיר חסאב ולא תעב בסר עטים
    3. מרתב בעלאמאת תטהר עגאיבה
    4. פאדא גאך אנסאן סאלך ען צמיר
    5. אצמר פי קלבה ליטהר סרה וחאלה
    6. קול לה אצ…

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  36. 186

    Paraliterary textT-S Ar.46.137

    Literary text in Judaeo-Arabic. Advice on how to succeed against enemies, on a journey, etc. (Information from Goitein's index cards)

    1. ירידו. גמך ומתלך מ/ת/ל באב מגלוק ואלנגאר
    2. קאעד יצלחה ואנת תרי אנך רגל באזל ולאכן
    3. אחדר אעדאך לאנהם אקוא מנך ואדעו אללה
    4. יכפיך מונתהם ויכלצך מן כל שרהם …

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  37. 187

    Paraliterary textT-S Ar.51.62

    Folios 1v-2v (the fragment is conserved the wrong way round) contain Suras 1 and 2:1-10 from the Qur’an in Hebrew script, followed by omens for …

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  38. 188

    Paraliterary textT-S NS 190.125

    Astrological text in Judaeo-Arabic. One of the horoscopes predicts something about a dark woman with pimples (bathr) on her face and getting enchanted (wa-lā budd …

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  39. 189

    Paraliterary textENA 1822A.101

    Left fragment: Magical text with the header ללמטלקה = for the divorcee

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  40. 190

    Paraliterary textMoss. Ia,26.2

    Magical text copied by Ibn Yiju, probably in Yemen around 1135. The text begins with a magical square (cf. sudoku) of which every line, row …

    III, 59

    [ח] [א] [ו]

    1. [ג] [ה] ז
    2. ד ט ב
    3. [הוציאה מ[מסגר נפשי להודות את שמיך בי יכתירו [צדיקים כי תגמול עלי]
    4. אחר לעינא בישתא בשם אל חולים ויסיר מן [פ'ב'פ'…

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  41. 191

    Legal documentT-S 8J32.6

    Moshe b. Levi ha-Levi agrees to bring to court a husband and his wife, the latter being accused of frightening another man's wife with practices …

    1. י]עתמד רבי משה בר מרנא לוי החזן אהוב
    2. הישיבה שצ אחצאר אלשיך הלאל בן אברהים
    3. נע ושריכה דאוד [ואמראתה וזוגתה] אלי בית
    4. דין מע כצמה אלשיך יעקוב ואן תאכר ע…

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  42. 192

    Paraliterary textENA 2643.17

    Tables for divination in Arabic script. Late.

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  43. 193

    Paraliterary textENA 3903.2

    Document in Arabic script. Two very narrow vertical strips filled with rudimentary Arabic script. Likely magical, but this is based entirely on appearance rather than …

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  44. 194

    Paraliterary textENA 2858.29

    Magical text. Written in a mixture of Arabic script and Judaeo-Arabic.

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  45. 195

    Paraliterary textENA 3141.1

    Magical text written in a striking melange of Hebrew script, Arabic script, and nonsense script. The main instructions are in Judaeo-Arabic. The practitioner is to …

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  46. 196

    Paraliterary textENA 3773.4

    Magical fragment. From top down: 1 line of names in Hebrew (Elʿazar, Hillel, Shela, Yefet, ʿEli); 4 rows of magical symbols; 1 line in Judaeo-Arabic, …

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  47. 197

    Paraliterary textENA 3926.6

    Magical recipe written in Arabic and Hebrew. The Arabic script reads "ṣifa kāghaḍa (=kāghadh) saḥiḥa wa-hiya lā tataghayyar wa-taṣnaʿ minhā mā shiʾt" on verso. Recto: …

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  48. 198

    List or tableT-S Misc.10.122

    Recto: Accounts in Arabic. Verso: Formulary for a love spell in Judaeo-Arabic, Hebrew, and Aramaic.

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  49. 199

    Paraliterary textJRL SERIES B 2892

    A love spell/amulet for {Ḥayyim the son of ʿAzīza} and {Senyora the daughter of {Ashkenaz and {Sara the daughter of {Senyora and {Ḥayyim the son …

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  50. 200

    LetterT-S NS J223

    Note from Abū Thābit al-Ṣayrafī to a certain Rabbenu Shemuel asking him to declare a ban of excommunication against whoever cast a spell on someone …

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