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Ways of Knowing through Iconography: The Temple of Solomon and the Dome of the Rock

Further Reading:   

 

Allen, H. R.,“The Original Appearance of the Dome of the Rock, Bayt al-Maqdis.” Bayt Al-Maqdis. Ed. Jeremy Johns.  Oxford Studies in Isalmic Art. IX Part Two. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (1999): 107 – 213

 

Benjamin of Tudela, in Thomas Wright. ed. Early Travels in Palestine. New York: AMS Press. Reprint. 1969.

 

Busse, Heribert. “Vom Felsendom zum Templum Domini.” Das Heiligen Land im Mittlealter. Ed. Wolfdietrich Fischer and Juergen Schneider. Neustadt an der Aisch: Verlag Degener & Co., 1982. 19 – 32.

 

Busse, Heribert. “Umar’s Image as the Conqueror of Jerusalem.” Jerusalem Studies in Arabic and Isalm. 8, (1986): 149 – 168, [esp., p. 165, note 42 p. 149ff]CHECK

 

Busse, Heribert. “The Destruction of the Temple and its Reconstruction in the Light of Muslim Exegesis of Sura 17:2 – 8.” Jerusalem Studies in Arabic and Islam. 20 (1996): 1 – 17.

 

Busse, Heribert. “The Temple of Jerusalem and its Restitution by ‘Abd al_Malik B. Marwan. Real and Ideal Jerusalem in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Art. Ed. Bianca Kühnel. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1998. 23-33.

 

Creswell, K. A. C.. Early Muslim Architecture. Vol I, Part I. New York: Hacker Art Books, 1979.

 

Elan, Amikam. “Why Did ‘Abd al-Malik Build the Dome of the Rock? A re-examination of the Muslim Sources,” Bayt la-Maqdis, ‘Abd al-Malik’s Jerusalem. Julian Raby and Jeremy John, eds. Part One. Studies in Islamic Art, vol IX. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1992, 33 – 58.

 

Ferber, Stanley. “The Temple of Solomon in Early Christian and Byzantine Art.” The Temple of Solomon. Joseph Gutmann, ed. Missoula, Mont: Scholars Press, 1976. 21-44.

 

Folda, Jaroslav. Crusader Art in the Holy Land.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

 

Grabar, Oleg. “The Umayyud Dome of the Rock.” Art Orientalis. (1959) 33 – 62.

 

Grabar, Oleg. The Shape of the Holy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996.

 

Hirschberg,J. W.. “The Sources of Moslem Traditions concerning Jerusalem.” Rocznik Orientalistyczny. 17 (1951): 314 – 350.

 

Jacobson, David M., “Ideas Concerning the Plan of Herod’s Temple,” Palestine Exploration Quarterly, (1980): 33 – 40.

 

“Itinerarium Bernardi Monachi.”. In Itinera hierosolymitana et descriptiones Terrae Sanctae , Titus Tobler, ed. 1806-1877, 314.

 

Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews, Book 15, ch. 11 [http://www.sacred-texts.com/jud/josephus/ant-15.htm#EndNote%20Ant%2015.23a]

 

Josephus, Jewish Wars, Jewish Encyclopedia on line. http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/view.jsp?artid=123&letter=T&search=temple%20and%20herod

 

Krinsky, Carol Herselle. “Representations of the Temple of Jerusalem before 1500.” Journal of the Warburg abnd Courtauld Institutes33 (1970): 1 – 19.

 

Krautheimer, Richard. “Iconography of Mediaeval Architecture.” Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes. 5 (1942): 1 – 33. 

 

Kuëhnel, Bianca. “Jewish Symbolism of the Temple and the Tabernacle and Christian symbolism of the Holy Sepulchre and the   Heavenly Tabernacle.” Jewish Art. (1987): 147 – 68

 

Kuëhnel, Gustav. “Aachen, Byzanz und Die Fruehislamische Architektur im Heiligen Land.” Studien zur byzantinischen Kunstgeschichte: Festschrift Für Horst Hallensleben zum 65 Geburstag. Birgitt Borkopp et al. Editors. Amsterdam: Verlag Adolf M. Hakkert, (1995): 39-57.

 

Lewis, Bernard. “An Apocalyptic Vision of Islamic History.” Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies. 13 (1950): 308 – 338.

 

Le Strange, Guy. Palestine Under the Moslems. Beirut:Khayats, 1965.

 

Maimonides, The Code of Maimonides, Book Eight, The Book of Temple Service. translated with an introduction by Mendell Lewittes. New Haven, Conn: Yale University Press, 1957.

 

Mayer, Hans Eberhard. Das Siegelwesen in den Kreuzfahrerstaaten. Munich: Verlag der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1978.

 

Mishna, Tractate Middoth. http://www.sacred-texts.com/jud/t03/yom10.htm

 

Naredi-Rainer, Paul von. “Between Vatable and Villalpando: Aspects of Postmedival Reception of the Temple in Christian Art.” Real and Ideal Jerusalem in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Art. Ed. Bianca Kühnel. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1998. 218 – 225.

 

Naredi-Rainer, Paul von. Solomos Tempel und das Abendland. Köln: Dumont Buchverlag, 1994.

 

Petachia, [Pethahiah of Regensburh] Rabbi Yehoodah the Pious. Travels of Rabbi Petachia of Ratisbon. Translated and abridged by Abraham Benish. London: Trubner, 1856.

 

Peters, F. E.. Jerusalem. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985.

 

Rabbat, Nasser. “The Meaning of the Umayyad Dome of the Rock.” Muqarnas 6 (1989): 12 – 21.

 

Rashi,  Commentary on the Bible: http://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/63255/jewish/The-Bible-with-Rashi.htm

 

Rosenblatt, Samuel. “Rabbinic Legends in Hadith,’ The Moslem World. 35 (1945): 237 – 252.

 

Sabar,  Shalom. “Messianic Aspirations and Renaissance Urban Ideals: The Image of Jerusalem in the Venice Haggadah, 1609.” Real and Ideal Jerusalem in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Art. Ed. Bianca Kühnel. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1998. 294 – 312.

 

Sed-Rajna, Gabrielle. “Images of the Tabernacle/Temple in Late Antique and medieval Art: The State of Research,” Real and Ideal Jerusalem in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Art. Ed. Bianca Kühnel. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1998.

42 – 53.

 

Sed-Rajna, Gabrielle.  “The Illustrations of the Kaufmann Mishneh Torah,” Journal of Jewish Art. (1979): 64 – 77.

 

Sharon, Moshe. “The ‘Praises of Jerusalem’ as a Source for the Early History of Islam.” Bibliotheca Orientalis. 49. No.1/ 2 (1992): 56 – 68.

 

Silver, Larry. “Mapped and Marginalized: Early Printed Images of Jerusalem.” Real and Ideal Jerusalem in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Art. Ed. Bianca Kühnel. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1998. 313-324.

 

Soucek, P.,“The Temple of Solomon in Islamic Legend and Art,” The Temple of Solomon, Joseph Gutmann, ed. Missoula, Mont: Scholars Press, 1976. 73-124.

 

Suermann, H.. “Muhammad in Christian and Jewish Apocalyptic Expectations.” Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations. 5. 1(1994): 15 – 21.

 

Talmud, Tractate Yoma V: Babylonian Talmud, Book 3: Tractate Yoma, http://www.sacred-texts.com/jud/t03/yom10.htm [tr. by Michael L. Rodkinson, [1918], at sacred-texts.com Chapter V, page 76, In Jewish Virtual Library, “Regulations concerning the remaining services of the high-priest on this day in the times of the First and Second Temples.” http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Talmud/yoma5.html

 

Vilnay, Zev. Legends of Jerusalem. Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1973.

 

Weiss, David.Hec est Domus Domini firmiter edificata: The Image of the Temple in Crusader Art.” Real and Ideal Jerusalem in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Art. Ed. Bianca Kühnel. Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1998. 210 – 217.

 

Weitzmann, Kurt. “The Question of the Influence of Jewish Pictorial Sources on Old Testament Illustration.” Studies in Classical and Byzantine Manuscript Illumination, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1971. 76 - 95 

 

Weitzmann, Kurt.  Die Byzantinische Buchmalerei des 9. Und 10. Jahrhunderts. Vol. I.  Wien: Verlag des Oesterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1996.

 

Weitzmann, Kurt and Massimo Bernabò, The Illustrations in the Manuscripts of the Septuagint II. Octateuch. TEXT &  PLATES. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999.

 

Wilkinson, John. Jerusalem Pilgrims before the Crusades. Warminster: Aris & Phillips Ltd, 2002.

 

Wilkinson, John. Jerusalem Pilgrimage 1099 – 1185. London: The Hakluyt Society, 1988.

 

Wright, Thomas. ed. Early Travels in Palestine. New York: AMS Press. Reprint. 1969.

 

Yerushalmi, Yosef Hayim. Haggadah and History. Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1975.