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  • EH 47 E 02




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    Belles Lettres
    Poetry
    Hebrew

    Hebrew poetry by Samuel de Casseres and Solomon de Oliveira.


    כ“ח שמיניו : / על פזמון יגדל אלהים חי : / כאשר יסד ושקל בשקל הקדש הרב“ר / שמואל די קאסריש זצ“ל : / אשר העתקתי אני דוד פראנקו / מינדיס : באמשטירדם שנת התצ“א.


    Hebrew poetry by Samuel de Casseres and Solomon Oliveira. Copied by David Franco Mendes. Amsterdam, 1731.

    28 octaves on the song ‘Yigdal Elohim Hai’ by the late Samuel Casseres. He was a scholar and scribe in the Portuguese community of Amsterdam in the 17th century and one of the heads of the Meirat Einayim yeshiva.


    Hebrew, and some Portuguese / Paper / 11,1 x 8,8 cm. / [25] ff. (first and last 2 ll. blank) / Sephardic cursive writing with square headings and current writing / Title written in neatly drawn frame.


    Fuks 254. Kaplan 135.


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