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The Resource Mirkevet ha-mishneh ..

Mirkevet ha-mishneh ..

Label
Mirkevet ha-mishneh ..
Title
Mirkevet ha-mishneh ..
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
heb
Summary
First edition of a commentary on Deuteronomy, and the first Hebrew book printed at Sabbionetta, with a useful biography of the author.
Cataloging source
YUS
Citation location within source
  • page 3
  • 5302 (4), column 1078
  • page 303
  • I;12
Citation source
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Steinschneider, M. Cat. librorum hebraeorum
  • Amram, D.W. Makers of Hebrew books in Italy
  • Fürst, J. Bibliotheca judaica
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Under Vespasiano Gonzaga, Sabbioneta had a flourishing Hebrew printing press from 1551 to 1567, directed by Tobia Foa. Many copies of Sabbioneta imprints were censored by the Inquisition
Label
Mirkevet ha-mishneh ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The only existing separate edition; later this commentary was revised by the author and included in his commentary on the Pentateuch (Ozar Yisrael s.v.)
  • Signatures (in Hebrew and arabic characters): 1-15816-176188196
  • Woodcuts: architectural title page featuring two urns containing leafy branches, fruits, and vegetables, piled high and forming an arch above; two classical figures in armor on either side; circular devices at end: the uprooted tree bearing the star of David supported by two rampant lions of Ṭoviyah Foʻah (for image, see Amram, page 295), and the peacock standing on a rock of the "partners" of Sabbioneta: Foa, Cornelio Adelkind, and Joseph Ashkenazi of Padua (see Amram, page 293)
  • Text printed in Hebrew type in two columns; commentary in smaller font in inner and outer margins
  • Eulogium on recto of the last leaf by Azariah dei Rossi
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm (folio)
Extent
145, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: censured passages throughout, inked out, with some loss of text due to use of ferrous ink. Certification on last page of censors Renato da Modena, dated 1626; Fra Luigi da Bologna, dated 1598; Giovanni da Montef[alcone], Inquisitore di Modena and Camillo Jagel, dated 1616. Bound in modern half calf and red marbled paper boards; tan endpapers; gold-stamped spine title "Merkerei Hamishne." Purchase, Bruce McKittrick (BMC), 1990.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61486103
  • ucoclc61486103
Label
Mirkevet ha-mishneh ..
Publication
Note
  • The only existing separate edition; later this commentary was revised by the author and included in his commentary on the Pentateuch (Ozar Yisrael s.v.)
  • Signatures (in Hebrew and arabic characters): 1-15816-176188196
  • Woodcuts: architectural title page featuring two urns containing leafy branches, fruits, and vegetables, piled high and forming an arch above; two classical figures in armor on either side; circular devices at end: the uprooted tree bearing the star of David supported by two rampant lions of Ṭoviyah Foʻah (for image, see Amram, page 295), and the peacock standing on a rock of the "partners" of Sabbioneta: Foa, Cornelio Adelkind, and Joseph Ashkenazi of Padua (see Amram, page 293)
  • Text printed in Hebrew type in two columns; commentary in smaller font in inner and outer margins
  • Eulogium on recto of the last leaf by Azariah dei Rossi
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm (folio)
Extent
145, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: censured passages throughout, inked out, with some loss of text due to use of ferrous ink. Certification on last page of censors Renato da Modena, dated 1626; Fra Luigi da Bologna, dated 1598; Giovanni da Montef[alcone], Inquisitore di Modena and Camillo Jagel, dated 1616. Bound in modern half calf and red marbled paper boards; tan endpapers; gold-stamped spine title "Merkerei Hamishne." Purchase, Bruce McKittrick (BMC), 1990.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61486103
  • ucoclc61486103

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