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  • EH 48 C 15




    CATEGORY

    Polemics
    Against Christianity
    General

    Livro da Fortificaҫão da fee. Portuguese translation of the Hebrew polemical book Hizzuk ha-Emunah.



    Livro/ da Fortificação da fee, compos/ to na Lingua Sancta pello/ Excelentissimo R. Ishak/ Filho de Abraham./ E agora novamente tirado da Hebraica, a lingua/ Portugueza para util dos da nossa nação com estilo facil/ e intellegivel/ per Selomoh Benveniste.

    Portuguese translation by Solomon Benveniste of the Hebrew polemical book Hizzuk ha-Emunah by the Karaite Isaac ben Abraham of Troki. Probably Amsterdam, early 18th century.


    Portuguese / Paper / 2 vols. / I: 22,1 x 17,7 cm. / II: 21,6 x 17,3 cm. / [1]+188 ff. (first and last ll. blank) / Neat Iberian writing / Title and dedication in calligraphic writing / Title written in well-executed drawn ornamental frame.


    Fuks 217. Kaplan 125.


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