Rylands Haggadah

Title:
Rylands Haggadah
Library:
John Rylands University Library (formerly John Rylands Library)
Language:
Hebrew
City:
MANCHESTER, Great Britain
Shelf Mark:
Hebrew MS 6
Alternate Names:
Rylands Spanish Haggadah -- Ryland Sephardi Haggadah
Origin:
Catalonia
Dimensions:
57 folios -- ca. 280 x 230 mm.
Date Description:
mid-14th century, with some later additions
Content:
Passover Haggadah : Hymns, readings, poems --
Hand:
Square Sephardi scripts, excepts for the rubric on fol. 54a --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
French and Italian influence -- foliage -- drolleries -- framed scenes from the Bible -- painted word-panels -- penwork word-panels -- decorative micrography --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge BM 675 .P4 Z5265 1988 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete full-size color reproduction of the entire manuscript, printed on paper, each reproduced page surrounded by an additional margin --
Publication Date:
1988
Place of Publication:
New York, NY, USA
Publisher:
Abrams
Printer:
Thames and Hudson Ltd., London, Great Britain
Notes:
A complete translation of the main text is provided. Transcription and translation of the marginalia are also provided. Other names: Raphael Loewe.
Type of Text:
Haggadah, religious