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[Sefer ha-seder ha-ḳaṭan] ... [etc.]; [manuscript].

Title:
[Sefer ha-seder ha-ḳaṭan] ... [etc.] [manuscript].
Abstract:
Copies of letters of the Finzi family (f. 1r-12v), including reference to Abraham Cohen or Abraham Arie ben Benjamin Portaleone, possibly also known as Abraham ben David Portaleone, a famous physician of Mantua; homiletical comments on the Biblical story of Joseph (f. 13r-14v); and an anonymous translation from Arabic into Hebrew of an abridgment of Avicenna's Qānūn fī al-ṭibb (Canon), which begins with a list of human limbs and their qualities and proceeds to the middle of the third chapter (f. 15r-19v).
Creator:
Avicenna,
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
21 leaves : paper; 140 x 108 (f. 1r-14v: 115 x 85 mm.; f. 15r-19v: 88 x 58 mm.) mm. bound to 150 x 113 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn781287234; (OCoLC)781287234; (PU)5452498-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Hebrew.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by the Jewish scholar and collector S. J. Halberstam, no. 404 (number inscribed in ink, verso of front flyleaf, verso of second flyleaf after manuscript, and label on spine).; Sold as part of Halberstam's library to Judith Montefiore College (Ramsgate, England), Ms. 468 (label inside upper cover).; Sold at auction at Sotheby's as part of a collection of manuscripts from the Montefiore Endowment, 27 Oct. 2004, lot 350, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg.; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.
Publisher:
[Italy], [circa 1490]
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5452498
Subject:
Medicine -- Early works to 1800.; Medicine, Arab.; Medicine, Medieval.; Jews -- Italy -- History -- 15th century.; Codices.; Abridgements.; Translations (documents); Treatises.; Manuscripts, Hebrew; 15th century.; Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Joseph; Portaleone, Abraham ben David,; Finzi family.; Halberstam, S. J.
Call Number:
LJS 469
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)