EH 48 C 19



Livro de Preguntas e Repostas

Halakhic questions and answers by Semuel Mendes de Solla, Amsterdam c. 1730.

Livro / de Preguntas e Repostas sobre todas as / Parassioth, e varias Aphtaroth / Como tambem sobre as Parasioth / Secalim, Zachor, Para, e Ahodes / Apotegmas de Aboth, e mais outros / Assumptos apropriados para varias / Lezoems, Compostas por Semuel / Mendes de Solla, Estudante da Santa / Hirmandade Abi Jethomim / Em / Amsterdam.


p. [1]: Title page.

p. 1-165: Text.

Attached folio with nine changes to be applied at the Medras Pequeno, or junior seminary: “Redreço para Annimar o Estudo no Medras Pequeno”.

The author was rabbi of Curaçao from 1745 until his death in 1761 cf. I.S. and S. Emmanuel, History of the Jews in the Netherlands Antilles, I, p. 243 sqq; Kayserling, Bibliotheca, p. 94.

Text in Portuguese with various Hebrew quotations / Paper / 21,4 x 17,3 cm. / 165 pp.(remaining ll. blank) / Variety of line to a page / Current 18th century and Sephardic cursive writing / 19th century half-linen binding.

Fuks 78. Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian