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  • EH 48 C 04




    CATEGORY

    Polemics
    Against Heterodox Currents in Judaism
    Against Rationalism and Natural Philosophy

    Respuesta a un Filosofo Hebreo. Polemical treatise by Isaac Orobio de Castro copied by Abraham Machorro.



    Title I:

    Respuesta/ a un Filosofo Hebreo, que/ pide fundamentos de razon/ para persuadirse al credito/ de el Sacro Texto. Por el Dr/ Ishac Orobio de Castro./ Copiado por Abraham Machorro.

    Title II:

    Epistola invec-/ tiva/ Discurso 1˚/ Contra la impiedad de quien duda la verdad infalible/ de la sagrada scriptura/ y pretende occultar la/ malicia, con la affec/ tada confesion de Dios, y Ley de/ naturaleza./ Respuesta aun philosopho Hebreo, que pide fundamentos de raçon para persua-/ dirse al credito del Sacro Texto.

    Polemical treatise by Isaac Orobio de Castro, copied by Abraham Machorro. Amsterdam, 1668.

    This is a manuscript copy of the second version of Isaac Orobio de Castro’s first polemical treatise against Dr. Juan de Prado. ‘Reply to a Hebrew Philosopher Who sought Rational Proofs to Convince Himself of the Truth of the Scriptures’. The work is generally known by the title Epistola Invectiva.


    Spanish / Paper / 24,6 x 20,2 cm. / [2]+83 ff. / Current Iberian hand / First title written in beautifully drawn frame in the style of Judah Machabeu.


    Fuks 242. Kaplan 101.


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