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אגרות אחשורוש

Igrot Aḥashṿerosh

Bible. Apocrypha. Rest of Esther. Hebrew. Selections. Manuscript. 1700

Two pseudepigraphic letters attributed to Ahasuereth, one criticizing the Jews and justifyng their destruction; and another praising them and justifying right to their self-defense and victory (see The New English Bible with the Apocrypha [New York, 1970], Apocrypha, "The rest of the chapters of the book of Esther", pp. 86 and 91 f. respectively)