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Sefer Yetsirah : ha-meyuḥas le-Avraham avinu ʻa. h., ʻim 4 beʼurim ...

Label
Sefer Yetsirah : ha-meyuḥas le-Avraham avinu ʻa. h., ʻim 4 beʼurim ...
Title
Sefer Yetsirah
Title remainder
ha-meyuḥas le-Avraham avinu ʻa. h., ʻim 4 beʼurim ...
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
heb
Cataloging source
YUS
Citation location within source
  • S-947
  • no. 3562
  • p. 332
  • I:7
Citation source
  • Adams
  • Steinschneider, M. Cat. librorum hebraeorum
  • Amram, D.W. Makers of Hebrew books in Italy
  • Fürst, J. Bibliotheca judaica
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BM525
LC item number
.A4 1562
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Sefer Yetsirah : ha-meyuḥas le-Avraham avinu ʻa. h., ʻim 4 beʼurim ...
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes introductions by Joseph ben Shalom, ha-Ashkenazi, and Moses Botarel; that by Joseph ven Shalom, ha-Ashkenazi, ascribed to Abraham ben David, of Posquières
  • Includes commentaries by Moses Botarel and Eleazar ben Judah, of Worms, and commentaries ascribed to Saadiah gaon, Moses ben Naḥman, and Abraham ben David, of Posquières
  • The commentary ascribed to Saadiah was written by someone in the 13th cent.; that ascribed to Moses ben Naḥman was written by Asriel ben Menahem; that ascribed to Abraham ben David, of Posquières, was written by Joseph ben Shalom, ha-Ashkenazi; see Encyclopedia judaica, v. 9 column 110
  • Signatures (in Hebrew and arabic characters): 1-224 232 24-274
  • Last leaf (274) is blank
  • 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 (for image, see Amram, p. 329); text illustrated throughout with woodcuts of cabbalistic diagrams and tables (for image of one of the diagrams, see Amram, p. 335; the diagram on recto of leaf 33 is meant to be a volvelle
  • Text printed in Hebrew type, in two columns
Dimensions
20 cm (4to)
Extent
105, [1] leaves
Lccn
45044675
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Complete, with final blank leaf. Bound in 20th-century half mottled sheep over red and blue marbled paper boards. Inkstamp on verso of title page, reading "Vend. iussu Curr. J. Geel. 1843," indicates that book was originally part of the collections of Leiden University, and sold by order of Jacob Geel, who was university librarian at Leiden from 1833 until his death in 1862. Purchase, A. Sokol, 1994.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122983281
  • ucoclc122983281
Label
Sefer Yetsirah : ha-meyuḥas le-Avraham avinu ʻa. h., ʻim 4 beʼurim ...
Publication
Note
  • Includes introductions by Joseph ben Shalom, ha-Ashkenazi, and Moses Botarel; that by Joseph ven Shalom, ha-Ashkenazi, ascribed to Abraham ben David, of Posquières
  • Includes commentaries by Moses Botarel and Eleazar ben Judah, of Worms, and commentaries ascribed to Saadiah gaon, Moses ben Naḥman, and Abraham ben David, of Posquières
  • The commentary ascribed to Saadiah was written by someone in the 13th cent.; that ascribed to Moses ben Naḥman was written by Asriel ben Menahem; that ascribed to Abraham ben David, of Posquières, was written by Joseph ben Shalom, ha-Ashkenazi; see Encyclopedia judaica, v. 9 column 110
  • Signatures (in Hebrew and arabic characters): 1-224 232 24-274
  • Last leaf (274) is blank
  • 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 (for image, see Amram, p. 329); text illustrated throughout with woodcuts of cabbalistic diagrams and tables (for image of one of the diagrams, see Amram, p. 335; the diagram on recto of leaf 33 is meant to be a volvelle
  • Text printed in Hebrew type, in two columns
Dimensions
20 cm (4to)
Extent
105, [1] leaves
Lccn
45044675
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Complete, with final blank leaf. Bound in 20th-century half mottled sheep over red and blue marbled paper boards. Inkstamp on verso of title page, reading "Vend. iussu Curr. J. Geel. 1843," indicates that book was originally part of the collections of Leiden University, and sold by order of Jacob Geel, who was university librarian at Leiden from 1833 until his death in 1862. Purchase, A. Sokol, 1994.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122983281
  • ucoclc122983281

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