Copenhagen Haggadah

Title:
Copenhagen Haggadah
Library:
Kongelike Bibliotek
Language:
Hebrew, Ladino, Yiddish
City:
KOBENHAVN (COPENHAGEN, Kopenhagen), Denmark
Shelf Mark:
n/a?
Alternate Names:
Pessach Haggadah
Origin:
Hamburg, Germany
Dimensions:
34 fols. -- 318 x 230 mm
Date Description:
1739
Author:
artist Philip Isac Levy (Uri Pheibush), 1720-1795
Content:
Hagadah as well as commentary by R Yitxak Abravenel and a Kabbalistic commentary. Vernacular piyyutim.
Hand:
Square Ashkenazi script -- "Rashi" script for Hebrew and Ladino -- Old Yiddish script
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
numerous small and half-page figural miniatures
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge BM 675 .P4 C6 1987 Non-Circulating + introd.
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color.
Publication Date:
1987
Place of Publication:
New York, NY, USA
Publisher:
Rizzoli
Printer:
Grafica Omanim
Notes:
Other names: Chaya Benjamin. Uri Pheibush (scribe and illustrator)
Bibliography:
For more information and access to the digital version, see: http://www.kb.dk/en/nb/samling/js/MT9.html
Type of Text:
Haggadah, liturgical, religious, translation, vernacular