MANUSCRIPT

  • EH 48 A 28




    CATEGORY

    Liturgy
    Hagadah

    Declaracion de Sely Es.



    Declaracion de Sely Es / Que es un compendio sobre el comento de la Agada de Pesagh / que hizo Jeuda de Modna sacado del libro le Hag Pesagh / del docto y gran maestro el S. Don Ishack Abarbanel. / Traduzido en lengua Espanola p. orden de Ishack de Matatya Aboab. / En Amsterdam en el anno 5453.

    Declaration of Sely Es [צלי אש], which is a compendium of the commentary on the Pesah Haggadah as composed by Yehuda de Modena, taken from the book for the festival of Pesah by […] Don Ishack Abarbanel [Isaac Abravanel 1437-1508]. Translated into Spanish by order of Ishack de Matatya Aboab. Amsterdam, 1693.

    Ishack de Matatya Aboab was one of the most important Amsterdam Jewish-Portuguese patrons of the 17th century, and an avid book collector. He dedicated this one to his son, David Aboab Curiel.

    Contents:

    p. 1: Title page.

    p. 2: Foreword. Ishack de Matatya Aboab mentions that Isaac Saruco helped him with the translation of this work. Dated: 8 Sebat 5453.

    p. 3-63: Text

    p. 64: blank.

    p. 65: Final additions: “Pensamentos ynovados, despois de haver ya escrito o antesedente, por cuya cauza, não acresentey cada couza aonde melhor viese ajustar”.

    p. 66-69: blank.

    p. 70-116: Printed Seder Haggadah shel Pesah. (Venice, 1629).

    p. 117: Portuguese annotations: “para David Aboab Curiel, meu filho. Ishack de Matatya Aboab” (to David Aboab Curiel, my son); “Os Hahamim da Mehilta forão os que ordenarão o seder da Agada” (The Seder of Agada was ordered by the Hahamin of Mehilta).


    Spanish / Paper / 29,0 x 23,3 cm. / 69 pp. (of which 7 pp. are blank) / Regular Iberian writing / Title within linear frame / Same binding also contains: printed Seder Haggadah shel Pesah, paper, 24 ff. Venice, 1629.


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