Benjamin of Tudela Translated and Edited by A. Asher
Title The Itinerary Of Rabbi Benjamin Of Tudela, Vol I and Vol. II TWO ORIGINAL HARDCOVER VOLUMES
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First American Edition
Publisher New York Hakesheth Publishing 1900
Seller ID 66828
Very Good Set Original Hakesheth Publishing, New York.C.1900 Two Volume Set Hardcovers.Octavo; pp 165+448;pp. NOT library copies Dark brown spine with gilt text; 2 volumes: Vol. 1 - Text, Bibliography and Translation; Vol. 2 - Notes and Essays Here is a 12th Century Hebrew Marco Polo but hardly known. Stupendous treasure for Medieval Judaica. One looks into the Rabbi travelling to Israel Middle East and Europe and he looking out at Ha-Shem's Creation. English translation of Text and scholarly notes. Second volume Hebrew text and English commentary. Handsome clean brown volumes. Front end paper has long Hebrew script inscription. Light shelf wear appropriate to age here and there but no major flaws.See our photos. Text clean and binding solid. Three Geese In Flight Our own 'Medieval Times', since 1977 First Edition.