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    Libro / primero de la Puerta del Cielo



    Kabbalistic work by Abraham Cohen Herrera, copied by Semuel Abaz George. Amsterdam, 1740.

    Libro / primero de la Puerta del Cielo / compuesto por el Eminentissimo / Señor Hacham Ryby Abraham / Cohen de Herrera, de gloriosa / memoria. / Escrito por Semuel Abaz George. / em / Amstcrdam / No anno 5500.

    On the author and the work which reposes in manuscripts in several libraries cf. Kayserling, Bibliotheca, p. 52.

    Belonged to the collection of David Montezinos.


    Spanish and some Hebrew quotations / Paper / 28,2 x 22,8 cm. / [1] + 127 ff. / 24 lines to a page / Current writing with some Sephardic cursive title written in ruled frame / Text written in pencilled frame with running title on top and catchwords at the bottom of each page / Contemporary gold-tooled leather binding.


    Fuks 126


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