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  • EH 48 B 20 03




    CATEGORY

    Midrash
    Obituaries

    Two obituaries delivered by Daniel Cohen d’Azevedo for his father David Cohen d’Azevedo



    Amsterdam, 1792.

    David Cohen d’Azevedo was rabbi of the Sephardic Congregation in Amsterdam and his son was appointed as his successor.

    Contents:

    p. 1-22: First Sermon.

    p. 23-47: Sermão funebre prégado no comprimento dos Onze mezes sendo sesta feira 15 kislev 5553/1792 30 Novembro. Sermon preached eleven months after David Cohen d’Azevedo’s death (30 November 1792).

    Silva Rosa, Geschiedenis, pp. 125, 133 sqq.

    Belonged to the collection of David Montezinos.


    Text in Portuguese with Hebrew annotations / Paper / 19,2 x 15,4 cm. / Two parts, I: [10], II: [13] ff. / Variety of lines to a page / Current writing with some Sephardic cursive (autograph) / No title / Bound together with some other works in 19th century half-leather binding.


    Fuks 39. Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.


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