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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
Physical
Description
   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.
          
Detailed
Description
   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.
          
Reference
Description
   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
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Russia-Poland:    Checked
  
Subject
Other:    Science
  
Characteristic
Blue Paper:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica