Volume 131 / Number 2 / April—June 2011

ISSN 0003-0279

 


Articles

YEHUDAH B. COHN, The Graeco-Roman Trade Fair and the Rabbis  . . . .  187
ALHENA GADOTI, Portraits of the Feminine in Sumerian Literature  . . . .  195
MATHIEU TILLIER, The Qāḍīs of Fusṭāṭ-Miṣr under the Tūlūnids and the Ikhshīdids: The Judiciary and Egyptian Autonomy  . . . .  207
EMMA FLATT, The Authorship and Significance of the Nujūm al-`ulūm: A Sixteenth-Century Astrological Encyclopedia from Bijapur  . . . .  223
DEVEN M. PATEL, Source, Exegesis, and Translation: Sanskrit Commentary and Regional Language Translation in South Asia  . . . .  245
XURONG KONG, Origins of Verisimilitude: A Reconsideration of Medieval Chinese Literary History  . . . .  267

Brief Communication

DAVID TESTEN, Iranian and Anatolian Cognates to Greek (k)sĂșn  . . . .  287

Reviews of Books  . . . . 295