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Sefer Toldot Yitsḥaḳ ..

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Sefer Toldot Yitsḥaḳ ..
Title
Sefer Toldot Yitsḥaḳ ..
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
heb
Summary
A Mantua edition of the commentary on the Pentateuch, chief work of Isaac ben Joseph Caro, a Spanish scholar who lived at the time of the expulsion of the Jews from Spain in 1492.
Member of
Cataloging source
YUS
Citation location within source
  • 5371.3
  • page 331
  • 368
  • page 150
Citation source
  • Steinschneider, M. Cat. librorum hebraeorum
  • Amram, D.W. Makers of Hebrew books in Italy
  • Catalogue of the Hebrew books in the library of the British Museum
  • Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The commentary includes literal, homiletical, kabbalistic and philosophical interpretations; see Encyclopaedia Judaica, V:194. Mantua was the second largest center of Hebrew printing in 16th century Italy, after Venice
Label
Sefer Toldot Yitsḥaḳ ..
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Publication
Note
  • Signatures (in Hebrew and arabic characters): 18 2-126 138
  • Woodcuts: architectural title page, featuring the curving columns entwined with leafy vines associated with the press of Jacob ben Naphtali of Gazolo and Meir ben Ephraim the Scribe, who sometimes worked in partnership, sometimes alone; see Amram, p. 329, for image; caption title within large foliated woodcut cartouche; small floral tail-piece at end
  • Text printed in Hebrew type in two columns
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm (folio)
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, 81 leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary vellum over paper boards. Engraved armorial bookplate on rear pastedown of C.F. Hörmann von Gutenberg. Purchase, Ludwig Rosenthal's Antiquariaat, 1991.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)708689890
  • ucoclc708689890
Label
Sefer Toldot Yitsḥaḳ ..
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (in Hebrew and arabic characters): 18 2-126 138
  • Woodcuts: architectural title page, featuring the curving columns entwined with leafy vines associated with the press of Jacob ben Naphtali of Gazolo and Meir ben Ephraim the Scribe, who sometimes worked in partnership, sometimes alone; see Amram, p. 329, for image; caption title within large foliated woodcut cartouche; small floral tail-piece at end
  • Text printed in Hebrew type in two columns
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm (folio)
Extent
1 preliminary leaf, 81 leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary vellum over paper boards. Engraved armorial bookplate on rear pastedown of C.F. Hörmann von Gutenberg. Purchase, Ludwig Rosenthal's Antiquariaat, 1991.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)708689890
  • ucoclc708689890

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