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Maimonides' Treatise on Resurrection (Maqala Fi Tehiyyat Ha-Metim)

Maimonides; Joshua Finkel (ed);

Editorial: American Academy for Jewish Research, New York, 1939
Condición: Good Encuadernación de tapa blanda
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8vo. 61-105, 80pp. Original printed paper wrappers. The Original Arabic with Samuel ibn Tibbon's Hebrew Translation and Glossary. Edited with critical apparatus, notes and introduction by Joshua Finkel. The present Treatise has been divided into fifty-three paragraphs. Both the Arabic and Hebrew texts are eclectic. The details involved in their editing are discussed in length in Sections 2 and 3 of the introduction. Includes two photographic reproductions of the Judeo-Arabic original & of Ibn Tibbon's translation. Title-page in English and Hebrew. Text is in English, Hebrew and Arabic. Creasing, sunning, foxing and some chipping on wraps. Name of previous owner on front wrapper. Sporadic foxing on few leaves. Wrappers are in poor condition, interior in very good condition. R. Moses Maimonides (Rambam) was a 12th century Jewish philosopher and halachic legal scholar. A highly controversial figure, both during his lifetime and after his death, but generally acknowledged as the preeminent Jewish thinker of the Middle Ages. He was born in Córdoba, Spain but fled as a child due to Almohad persecution of Jews. He eventually settled in Egypt where he served as a rabbi, physician and philosopher. His fourteen-volume Mishneh Torah, his only work not in Arabic, still carries canonical authority, particularly within the Yemenite Jewish community, as the codification of Talmudic law. His other work includes a commentary on the Mishnah entitled Kitab al-Siraj, Kitab al-Fara'I, a book on precepts, and the philosophical work Dalalat al-Ha'irin, known in Hebrew as the Moreh Nevukhim, The Guide to the Perplexed. The major premise is an attempted philosophical/theological reconciliation of the Hebrew Bible and Greek knowledge and explaining away anthropomorphic and antropopathic terms in the Bible. This work came to play a central role in all subsequent major controversies over philosophy within the Jewish community during the Middle Ages. N° de ref. de la librería 24051

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Título: Maimonides' Treatise on Resurrection (Maqala...

Editorial: American Academy for Jewish Research, New York

Año de publicación: 1939

Encuadernación: Softcover

Condición del libro:Good

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