• EH 48 C 26


    Against Christianity

    Sefer Hizuk Emunah

    ספר / חזוק אמונה / אשר חבר רבי יצחק בר / אברהם ז″ל.

    Dutch translation of a polemical treatise of Isaac ben Abraham Troki by Daniel de la Penha, Rotterdam, 1729.

    Versterking / des / Geloofs / door den Rabbi Isaac den / Sone Abraham’s in ‘t Hebreuwsch / geschreeven / en nu int Nee / derduyts vertaalt / 5489 / שנת תפ″ל.



    p. [1]: Title.

    p. [2]: blank.

    p. [3-10]: Dedication of the translator to Manuel Lopes Suasso.

    p. 1-31: Introduction of the author and index of chapters.

    p. 32-739: Text.

    On the author and his work cf. EH 48 D 05.

    The translator also translated some other works into Dutch which repose in the Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana, cf. Cat. Ros. nr. 283.

    Belonged to the collection of David Montezinos.

    Dutch / Paper / 22,2 x 18,1 cm. / [12] + 739 pp. (last 3 ff. blank) / 22-24 lines to a page / Current writing (autograph of the translator) / Title written in engraved frame pasted upon the page / In the title some square and Sephardic cursive writing / Catchwords at the bottom of each / Biblical quotations written in red ink / Contemporary gold-tooled leather binding.

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