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  • Astronomical and philosophical miscellanies


    Completed in Osimo, Italy in 1249 CE, this vellum manuscript comprises three different texts including Abraham bar-Hiyya...

  • "The Foundation of the World"


    Isaac Israeli ben Joseph, known also as Isaac Israeli the Younger, was a Jewish astronomer and astrologer of Spanish ori...

  • The Northern French Miscellany

    Manuscript, Illumination, Illuminated manuscript

    The North French Miscellany or the North French Hebrew Miscellany as it is often called, is one of the finest extant Fre...

  • Tsurat ha-arets


    Abraham bar-Hiyya (c. 1065–c.1136) composed treatises and works of unprecedented originality and influenced generations ...