Title: Menorat Ha-Maor from a Unique Manuscript in the Bodleian Library, Oxford (Sefer Menorat ha-ma'or le-Rabi Yisra'el ben
Book Condition: Very good-
Comments: Vol 2 of 4 vols in Hebrew & intro in English. Title cont: Yosef ben Alnakavah). Edited by H.G. Enelow.
Size: sm 4to
Publisher: NY Bloch 1930
Item #: 016785
Al-Nakawa, died 1391, ethical writer & poet. This is his best-known work, a compilation of aggadic & halakhic material in 20 chapters. This volume is on prayer. Also 2 religious poems by Al-Nakawa and the Elegy on the catastrophe of the Jews of Castile & Aragon in 1391 by an anonymous poet. Spine faded;bottom of spine bumped; covers slightly scuffed. Uncut & unopened.