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Jacob (Biblical patriarch)

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Works: 1,198 works in 1,911 publications in 8 languages and 36,438 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BM516.E43, 296.12760521
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Ein Yaakov : the ethical and inspirational teachings of the Talmud by Jacob ben Solomon Ibn Ḥabib( Book )

6 editions published between 1875 and 1970 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the only complete English translation of the classic Jewish text known as Ein Yaakov . Ein Yaakov is a collection of all the agaddah (the non-legal) material of the Talmud, compiled by Rabbi Yaakov ibn Chaviv, the fifteenth century talmudist. Scattered among the more than 2,700 pages of the Talmud, aggadah focuses on the ethical and inspirational aspects of the Torah way of life. Through a wealth of homilies, anecdotes, allegories, pithy sayings, and interpretations of biblical verses, it has been said that the aggadah brings you closer to God and his Torah
Jacob; three sermons preached before the University of Cambridge in Lent, 1870 by J Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thystory of Jacoby and his twelue sones( Book )

3 editions published between 1520 and 1530 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thystory of lacoby and his twelue sones by Jacob( Book )

2 editions published between 1510 and 1525 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thystory of Iacoby and his twelue sones( Book )

1 edition published in 1510 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tragico-Comoedia oder: der Freud-verneute Jacob, etc by Jacob( Book )

1 edition published in 1686 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tin̲acari vēta vācippu : pari. Yākkōp el̲utin̲a nirūpam( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thystorye of Jacob and his twelue sones by Jacob( Book )

1 edition published in 1519 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Īakov (Biblical patriarch)

Israel (Biblical patriarch)

Isrāʼīl (Biblical patriarch)

Jacob, the Patriarch

Jakob (Biblical patriarch)

Yaʻaḳov (Biblical patriarch)

Yaʻăqōb (Biblical patriarch)

Yaʻqūb (Biblical patriarch)

Yiśraʼel (Biblical patriarch)

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יעקב (אישיות תנכית)

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The son of laughterThe gate of heavenThe ladder of Jacob : ancient interpretations of the biblical story of Jacob and his childrenTill Shiloh comesJacob and EsauJacob's wealth : an examination into the nature and role of material possessions in the Jacob-cycle (Gen 25:19-35:29)Interpretations of the name Israel in ancient Judaism and some early Christian writings : from victorious athlete to heavenly champion