This material is supplied in the tractates and letters of the Fathers generally.
The Mishnic tractate Sabbath stands at the head of twelve tractates on festivals.
The fabulists were right, he reflected, when they took beasts to illustrate their tractates of human morality.
With the tractates of Ben Jonson, several of them lost, the criticism of the Renaissance may be said to close.
It had chanced that that morning Lascelles had gone to Greenwich to fetch for the Archbishop some books and tractates.
Divers and occult were the tractates there displayed, and unintelligible save to the initiated.
The second book (Seder Moed) of the Mishna contains two tractates bearing upon the subject of fasting.