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Historic manuscript

Discussion in 'Messianic Judaism' started by shmuel, Mar 3, 2006.

  1. shmuel

    shmuel Active Member

    Yeshiva University News reports:

    Imagine being able to study Torah using a rare, illuminated Bible
    written in 1489.
    Thanks to technology, today anyone can now enjoy this privilege by visiting
    Yeshiva University's Library Web site. Individuals can see every page of the
    nearly 2,000 images of the Bible, even enhance the images, and literally use
    the Bible as a textbook. To view the Prague Bible click on the Digital Projects
    link at http://www.yu.edu/libraries/

    One of the finest examples of a complete Hebrew manuscript Bible in existence,
    the three-volume manuscript includes 84 leaves with illuminated panels, gold
    calligraphy against foliate decorations and commentary by Rashi, the renowned
    medieval sage in a version of interest to scholars due to textual variants. The
    Bible was recently on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City
    as part of its "Prague, The Crown of Bohemia, 1347-1437" exhibition.

    The article: http://spider.mc.yu.edu/news/articles/article.cfm?id=101133
    The Prague Bible: http://www.yu.edu/libraries/pragueBible.asp
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