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  • EH 48 A 13-15




    CATEGORY

    Polemics
    Against Christianity

    Polemical work by Joseph de David Lopez



    Dedicated to Abraham de Joseph da Veyga and Hannah da Veyga, started in Amsterdam, 1709 and finished in 1739.

    El Mantenedor / Dedicado a los muy Magnifficos / el S. Abraham de Josseph da Veyga / y su Muy felise Consorte la Sa doña / Hanah da Veyga. / Por / Josseph Lopez / Enpesado / en 1 Hesvan de / 5469. / Y finido en 4. Sivan / 5489.

    Vol. I and III start with a ‘Prologo al Lector’, in Vol. I the Prologo is preceded by a dedication to Abraham and Hannah da Veyga.

    Belonged to the collection of Ets Haim Library at the end of the 19th century.

    The first dedication is signed: ‘Josseph de David Lopez’. At the end of vol. III on p. 630 is written: ‘Esta obra compassada / Lector mio, que aqui ves, / Defendiendose ossada / parto de mi ingenio es, / Solo por mi enpessada / Solo por mi, acabada, Josseph de David Lopez / en 20 del Homer Ano 5497 [=1737] Amsterdam’.


    Spanish / Paper / 30,2 x 19,4 cm. / 3 vols. I: [16] + 549 pp., II: pp. 126-630 (first 125 pp. missing), III: [2] + 352 + [6] ff., 5 blank ll. + 246 pp. / Variety of lines to a page / Current Iberian hand (autograph) / Title I and III written in drawn and coloured frame, dedications and beginnings chapters in drawn and coloured ornaments, coloured flower on the verso of title I. 19th century half-linen bindings.


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