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  • EH 47 E 06




    CATEGORY

    Belles Lettres
    Satire and Parody
    Hebrew

    Two Purim parodies.


    מסכת פורים/ ומגילת סתרים./ ותהי התחלתו היום ג‘ ח‘ לחודש תמוז בסדר ותשת העדה .../ בשנת נתתה שמחה בלבי.


    Two Purim parodies, copied in Holland, 1690.

    Contents:

    I:

    f.  1r: Title.

    f.  1v, 3: Blank.

    f.  2: List of names of rabbis which occur in both texts in alphabetical order.

    f.  1r-17v: Masekhet Purim by Kalonymos b. Kalonymos.

    II:

    f.  1r-3v: Blank.

    f.  1r-17v: Megilat Setarim by Levi b. Gershom.


    Hebrew / Paper / 16,3 x 11,8 cm. / 2 parts / I: 2 + 17, II: 3 + 17 ff. (last 2 ll. blank) / Sephardic cursive writing with square headings / Title written in engraved frame, cut out and pasted upon the page / Running title on top, catchwords at the bottom of each page / On the fly-leaves fragments of Dutch letters in gothic writing, one letter bearing the date 1659.


    Fuks 306.


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