Lot 53: Menasseh ben Israel. Thesouro dos Dinim, 1710.
November 15, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Menasseh ben Israel. Thesouro dos Dinim, woodcut title, divisional titles and tail-pieces, closed tear to 2S, contemporary vellum, gouge to lower cover, browned and soiled, 8vo, Amsterdam, . ⁂ Published as guide to people of Jewish ancestry who had been forced to flee Portugal by the Inquisition and wished to continue the practice of their faith.
Notes: Category: Literature, Manuscripts and History