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translated by MICHAEL L. RODKINSON

Book 1 (Vols. I and II)

Tract Sabbath

Volume I

Title Page
Explanatory Remarks
Preface to the Second Edition
Editor's Preface
Brief General Introduction to the Babylonian Talmud
Introduction to Tract Sabbath
Synopsis of Subjects
Chapter I: Regulations Regarding Transfer on Sabbath
Chapter II: Regulations Concerning The Sabbath And 'Hanukah Light
Chapter III: Regulations Concerning Stoves, Hearths, and Ovens
Chapter IV: Regulations Concerning Victuals, Where They May or May Not Be Deposited to Retain Their Heat for the Sabbath
Chapter V: Regulations Concerning What May and May Not Be Worn by Animals on the Sabbath
Chapter VI: Regulations Concerning What Garments Women May Go Out With On the Sabbath
Chapter VII: The General Rule Concerning the Principal Acts of Labor on Sabbath
Chapter VIII: Regulations Concerning the Prescribed Quantities of Victuals and Beverages Which Must Not Be Carried About on the Sabbath
Chapter IX: Rabbi Aqiba's Regulations On Different Subjects
Chapter X: Further Regulations Concerning The Prescribed Quantity of Things To Be Stored

Volume II

Title Page
Explanatory Remarks
Synopsis of Subjects of Volume II.--Tract Sabbath
Chapter XI. Regulations Concerning Throwing From One Ground Into Another.
Chapter XII: Regulations Concerning Building, Ploughing, etc., On the Sabbath
Chapter XIII: Regulations Concerning Weaving, Tearing, Hunting, etc., on the Sabbath
Chapter XIV: Regulations Concerning the Catching of Reptiles, Animals and Birds
Chapter XV: Regulations Concerning the Tying and Untying of Knots on the Sabbath
Chapter XVI: Regulations Concerning Articles Which May be Saved From a Conflagration on Sabbath
Chapter XVII: Regulations Concerning Handling of Utensils and Furniture on the Sabbath
Chapter XVIII: Regulations Regarding the Clearing Off of Required Space, the Assistance To Be Given Cattle When Giving Birth To Their Young and To Women About To Be Confined
Chapter XIX: Regulations Ordained by R. Eliezer Concerning Circumcision on the Sabbath
Chapter XX: Regulations Concerning Certain Acts of Labor Which Must be Performed Differently on a Sabbath and on a Festival
Chapter XXI: Regulations Concerning the Pouring Out of Wine From Vessels Covered With a Stone (Which Must Not Be Lifted), and the Clearing Off of Crumbs, etc., From the Table
Chapter XXII: Regulations Concerning Preparation of Food and Beverages
Chapter XXIII: Borrowing, Casting Lots, Waiting for the Close of the Sabbath, and Attending to a Corpse
Chapter XXVI: Regulations Concerning a Man Who is Overtaken by Dusk on the Eve of Sabbath While Travelling, and Concerning Feeding of Cattle.
The Prayer at the Conclusion of a Tract