Twitch divination texts from the Cairo Genizah

by Gideon Bohak
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This blog entry is based on the article by Gideon Bohak, “The Book of Twitches of Shem Son of Noah and Other Manuals of Palmomancy from the Cairo Genizah and from al-Quṣayr,” in Andreas Kaplony and Matt Malczycki (eds.), From Samarqand to Toledo: Greek, Sogdian and Arabic Documents and Manuscripts from the Islamicate World and Beyond, [Islamic History and Civilization, 201], Leiden: Brill, 2023, pp. 139-161 (doi:10.1163/9789004527874_007)