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Lot #    9222
Auction End Date    2/15/2005 10:41:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Limmude ha-Teva
Title (Hebrew)    למודי הטבע
Author    [Only Ed. - Haskalah] Moses Mordecai Juwel
City    Czernowitz (Chernovtsy)
Publisher    Peter und Johann Eckhardt
Publication Date    1836
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 4, [4], 5-95, [106]-136 ff., 192:115 mm., wide margins, light age staining, old hands and stamps on title and fly. A very good crisp copy bound in contemporary half leather boards, rubbed.
   Moses Mordecai b. Judah Juwel (1798-1851), Galician scholar; lived at Brody in the first half of the nineteenth century. He translated from the German into Hebrew Hufeland's "Macrobiotik," or the art of prolonging human life, under the title "Ruah Hayyim" (Lemberg, 1831); and a natural history, in four parts, under the title "Limmude ha-Teva'" (Czernowitz, 1836). Juwel also wrote some ethical studies ("Bikkure ha-'Ittim," xii. 117 et seq.).
Paragraph 2    אגרות [הסכמות]: ר' אלכסנדר זיסקינד קאלליר, ר' מרדכי שטים הכהן, ר' יוסף סג"ל ור' אברהם מנחם מענדיל מאהר. חלק ב: ר' שמחה ב"ר צבי הירש זוסמאן.
   Steinschneider, Cat. Bodl. col. 1838; Fürst, Bibl. Jud. ii. 158; Zeitlin, Bibl. Post-Mendels. p. 162.S. I; CD-EPI 0135250
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Other:    Science
Blue Paper:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica