exlib, but clean/tight and Very Good; not much wear. drawn primarily from a (then) newly made available archive, the "sijill" vols. in the archives of the Muslim court; consisting of careful daily records of all proceedings & judgements; many instructions, orders, decrees arriving from Istanbul, various permits, appointments. The Muslim court was the sole official legal body in the land and as such adjudicated matters concerning individuals and groups, criminal & civil law, legacies, currency exchange. Christians & Jews, while having their own internal legal systems, were bound by many of the orders & decisions of the Muslim court. Both groups came voluntarily to the kadi for matters which involved members of other religions, as well as matters concerning the people in their own communities. Illustrated by one map. 1st ed. Binding is 267pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: JEWISH LIFE UNDER ISLAM - Jerusalem in the ...
Publisher: Cambridge Harvard University Press 1984.
Publication Date: 1984
Book Description Harvard Univ Pr, 1984. Condition: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP34707437
Book Description Harvard Univ Pr, 1984. Condition: Very Good. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP76635456
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. A nice copy. Text in unmarked condition. DJ has minor shelf rubbings with a tear on spine. Binding is tight. Your Satisfaction Guaranteed. We ship daily. Expedited shipping available. Seller Inventory # D4S180208058
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1984. Hardcover in dust jacket, 9 1/2 by 6 1/4 inches, 267 pages, notes. index. Ex library, I have removed the clear plastic cover and spine label. Jacket has an abraded area on spine where label was removed otherwise slight wear. Binding has slight wear as well. Apart from typical library marks including Discard Stamp, the pages are clean. I will not ship this book overseas. Seller Inventory # 21893
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020674474368
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110674474368
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0674474368
Book Description Harvard University Press, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0674474368