elegant composition concerning relief after adversity by Nissim ben Jacob ben Nissim ibn Shahin

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  • Aggada -- Translations into English.,
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StatementNissim ben Jacob ibn Shāhīn ; translated from the Arabic with introduction and notes by William M. Brinner.
ContributionsBrinner, William M.
LC ClassificationsBM530 .N4813 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL971933M
ISBN 101568219849
LC Control Number96008760

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