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  • EH 48 A 09




    CATEGORY

    Polemics
    Against Christianity
    General

    The Providence of God with Israel. Polemical autograph work by Saul Levi Morteira.



    Providencia de Dios con Israel.

    The Providence of God with Israel. Polemical autograph work by Saul Levi Morteira. Amsterdam, before 1660.

    The author, who was a pupil of R. Judah Aryeh Modena in Venice, arrived in Amsterdam in 1616. He was the rabbi of the Beit Ya’acov congregation and after the unification of the three communities in 1639 he was appointed one of the four rabbis of the united Portuguese congregation, Talmud Torah.


    Portuguese / Paper / 31,6 x 21,1 cm. / Index (incomplete) of 4 ff. of 20,8 x 15,8 cm. / [204] ff. (irregular original foliation) / Current Iberian writing (autogr.) / No original title.


    Fuks 187. Kaplan 46.


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