The Jews in Rome, Volume 2 (1551-1557)

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This volume, the sequel to Jews in Rome 1 , recreates through a register and apt citation the second thousand acts of an archive known informally as the 'Notai ebrei', a collection of as many as 10,000 such acts drawn by Roman rabbis between 1536 and 1640. The acts in this volume cover the years 1551-1557. They form a mirror of Jewish social and cultural life, including such matters as litigations, broken engagements, adoption, synagogal disputes, as well as rentals contracts, and apprenticeships. Most noteworthy is the ...

The Jews in Rome, Volume 2 (1551-1557) 1996, Brill

ISBN-13: 9789004108066

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