Franklin: Record - The North French Hebrew miscellany : British Library Add. MS 11639 : companion volume to an illuminated manuscript from thirteenth-century France in facsimile / edited by Jeremy Schonfield.

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The North French Hebrew miscellany : British Library Add. MS 11639 : companion volume to an illuminated manuscript from thirteenth-century France in facsimile / edited by Jeremy Schonfield.

Other title:
Chummash et machzor hebraice
Publication:
London : Facsimile Editions Ltd., 2003.
Format/Description:
Book
2 v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 17 cm.
Subjects:
Manuscripts, Hebrew -- France -- Facsimiles.
North French Hebrew miscellany.
Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles.
Jewish illumination of books and manuscripts.
Language:
Manuscript in Hebrew ; companion volume in English.
Summary:
MS dated 1278. Contains Hebrew Bible and Haftarot, daily prayers, maḥzor for all festivals including Rosh ha-Shanah and Yom Kippur, Haggadah, Mishnah Avot, Piyutim, Yotserot, Seliḥot, Zemirot and other religious poetry, blessings, Jewish calendar, Church calendar, formularies for legal deeds, and Sefer Mitsvot ḳatan by Isaac ben Joseph of Corbel. Also described in detail in Kitve yad ʻIvriyim metsuyarim, p. 113, where it's titled Sefer ha-mikhlol shel London.
Contents:
[1] [Facsimile]
[2] Companion volume to an illuminated manuscript from thirteenth-century France in facsimile / edited by Jeremy Schonfield.
Notes:
Title from companion volume.
Printed on "parchment paper in a limited edition of 360 copies, of which 330 copies are numbered 1-330. Thirty Ad Personam copies are numbered I-XXX"--T.p. verso, vol. [2].
Includes bibliographical references (vol. [2], p. 289-299) and indexes.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rare Judaica Acquisitions Fund.
Publisher's slip laid in v. [1], signed and stamped by the British Library and the publisher.
CJS copy numbered 103/330.
Chronology:
2003
Contributor:
Schonfield, Jeremy.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
Rare Judaica Acquisitions Fund.
ISBN:
0948223219
9780948223211
Web link:
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