Author del Olmo Lete, Gregorio
Title Incantations and Anti-Witchcraft Texts from Ugarit
Imprint Boston : De Gruyter, Inc., 2014
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Series Studies in Ancient near Eastern Records (SANER) Ser. ; v.4
Studies in Ancient near Eastern Records (SANER) Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Introduction: Magic and Witchcraft -- The Ugaritic Gods and Magic -- The Babylonian Incantation Texts from Ugarit -- Dubious and Incorrectly Identified Ugaritic Incantation Texts -- KTU 1.82: A Miscellaneous Incantation/Anti-Witchcraft Text against Snakebite -- KTU 1.96: An Incantation against the "Evil Eye" -- KTU 1.96 Once Again -- KTU 1.107: A Compendium of Incantations against Snakebite -- KTU 1.169: A Compendium of Incantations against Word Sorcery -- KTU 1.178: An Incantation against Snakebite for Personal Use -- KTU 1.100: The Prototype Canonical Incantation Text -- Conclusion: ?l and ?rn: Divine Power versus Magic -- Bibliography -- Indices -- Handcopies -- Plates
This book provides an edition and study of the Ugaritic and Akkadian incantation and anti-witchcraft texts from Ugarit. All texts have been newly collated and are edited here alongside translations, hand copies, photographs, and a commentary. The author offers an analysis and interpretation of these various magic texts within their Ancient Near Eastern context
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: del Olmo Lete, Gregorio Incantations and Anti-Witchcraft Texts from Ugarit Boston : De Gruyter, Inc.,c2014 9781614516279
Subject Incantations, Ugaritic.;Magic -- Syria -- Ugarit (Extinct city);Ritual -- Syria -- Ugarit (Extinct city).;Ugarit (Extinct city) -- Religion..;Ugaritic language -- Texts.;Witchcraft -- Syria -- Ugarit (Extinct city)
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