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JEW ISH BOOK ANNUAL
v,y pnyin ,wtrna n a y npnyn oyi m iro mana 7,s oy : . i 3 i w n a
.o’ p^n
'n
. r ,!7wn ,]a-ia .r ,p^pna . r a y ’ o*nyna
The
Midrash Rabbah,
the classic homiletical commentary to the
Pentateuch and the Megillot, with the standard supercommentary by
Baermann Ashkenazi, of 16th century Poland, and a Yiddish transla­
tion by Wolf Jawetz (1848-1924), an early leader in the Mizrachi move­
ment, who as educator tried to combine traditional attitudes with a
modern approach.
nxa .o"aznn mo *?y
’m m maiwm mVxw : D n s x n a n a
/a y r o p ,n"yp .[?] r ^w n ,pna .r ,.\a .paa o n s x
Responsa and notes on the
Mishneh Torah
of Maimonides, by
Ephraim Navon (1677-1735), who served as rabbi and Jewish com­
munity leader in Constantinople and Jerusalem.
.
x t bw
iTyI?K D” n nxa . n r y ' r x n n a a m a i w m
.
d
eh
n"’ ,a*a ,
b
"
o
,a"y ,
t
"
s
.T'Vwn ,o*na D’nxn
dis
*
t
,r*?pna
Responsa, by Hayyim Lazar Spira (1868-1937), Hasidic leader in
Munkacs, Czechoslovakia, one of the most prominent Hasidim in his
time.
liy&tf nxa .’w nma w i t s oyi a"ynn w i t s oy : m a x n s o a
/a y
v i
.T/5?wn ,nm a bosix o is t ,r*?pna .oisnxa apy*
The
Pirke Avot
(Ethics of the Fathers) with the classic commentary
of Obadiah of Bertinoro, Italy, of the 15th century, and a more recent
one, by Simon Jacob Barfus.
p T x a ^xnw’ nxa .D” n m ix y"iw *?y w i t s : m n a n a wa
.a p*?n /a y a"w .x p^n .r^w n ,pna .t /p^pna .inan axr n n x
/a y rw .n pVn /a y s"pn—x"xw
.7
pbn
/a y x"w .a p^n /a y n"w
/a y n"sw
a
pbn
Commentary on the
Shulhan Arukh Orah Hayyim,
by Israel Meir
Kahan (1838-1933), the great spiritual leader of Polish Jewry, best
known for his major work,
Hafetz Hayyim.
.poayp*?a •fra^x nxa .mm ’wain nwart *?y n ^ a ^ x o y n
/a y Vn .r^w n ,nm a aosix
o
*
s i
,pVpna
Hasidic homilies on the Pentateuch, by Elimelech of Lazajsk (1717-
1786), one of the important early figures in the Hasidic movement.
.poayrVa iV a ^ x nxa .m m ^w a in nwan *?y n V a ’ ^ x a y i a
.
d
s
-
t
trp .rrVwn ,pVpna
Another edition of the same work.