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The autobiography of a seventeenth-century Venetian rabbi

Leon Modena"s Life of Judah

by Leone Modena

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Venice (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Venice
    • Subjects:
    • Modena, Leone, 1571-1648.,
    • Rabbis -- Italy -- Venice -- Biography.,
    • Jews -- Italy -- Venice -- History.,
    • Civilization, Modern -- 17th century.,
    • Venice (Italy) -- Biography.,
    • Venice (Italy) -- Ethnic relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLeon Modena"s Life of Judah., Life of Judah.
      Statementtranslated and edited by Mark R. Cohen ; with introductory essays by Mark R. Cohen ... [et al.] ; and historical notes by Howard E. Adelman and Benjamin C.I. Ravid.
      ContributionsCohen, Mark R., 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM755.M546 A3 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 308 p. :
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2528825M
      ISBN 100691055297, 0691008248
      LC Control Number88004190

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