• EH 48 C 01-02


    Against Christianity

    Prevenciones divinas

    Polemical treatise by Isaac Orobio de Castro. Amsterdam, early 18th-century copy.

    Prevenciones / divinas, contra las /vanas ydolatrias de las / Gentes./ Por el Doctor Ishac Orobio de Castro / cathedratico de Medicina, en la insigne / universidad de Tolosa. / en Amsterdam Año.

    On both front fly leaves ownership inscription: “Este livro pertenese a meo Filho

    Jacob de Jeosuah Naar, Ao 1800.”

    On the titlepage of part I and on f. 1r of part II is written in 19th-century writing: “Geschenk van den Opperrabbijn van Curaçao A.M. Chumaceiro.”

    On the last 3 ff. of each part index of chapter.

    Presented to Ets Haim Library by A.M. Chumaceiro, chief rabbi of Curaçao in the second part of the 19th century.

    Spanish / Paper / 23,4 x 18,2 cm. / Two parts, I: [2] + 141 + [3], II: 215+ [2] ff. / 19 lines to a page / Iberian current writing of the early 18th century / Title of part II written on top of f. 1r / Catchwords at the end of each folium.

    Fuks 219