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Rabbi Saadiah Gaon's commentary on the book of creation

Author: Saʻadia ben Joseph; Michael Linetsky
Publisher: Northvale, N.J. : Jason Aronson, ©2002.
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This groundbreaking volume is the first comprehensive translation into English of Rabbi Saadia's commentary on a significant portion of the Book of Genesis.

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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Saʻadia ben Joseph, 882-942.
Rabbi Saadiah Gaon's commentary on the book of creation.
Northvale, N.J. : Jason Aronson, ©2002
(OCoLC)707332567
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saʻadia ben Joseph; Michael Linetsky
ISBN: 0765760878 9780765760876
OCLC Number: 40707038
Notes: "We present here a fully annotated translation of both the Gaon's Arabic rendition of the Bible from the section of 'Bereshith' to 'Vayetze' and his flowing commentary thereto"--Introduction.
Description: xvi, 374 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: From the preface of the commentary to the Pentateuch --
From the introduction to Genesis --
Introduction to the Pentateuch commentary --
Introduction to the translation on the Pentateuch.
Other Titles: Perushe Rav Seʻadyah Gaʼon li-Ve-reshit.
Commentary on the book of creation
Responsibility: [edited and translated by] Michael Linetsky.

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Rav Saadiah Gaon's oeuvre was multifaceted: halakhic monographs, responsa, biblical translations, commentaries, philology, a glossary, philosophical works?all flowed from his pen in a never-ending Read more...

 
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