The Sabbath in the Classical Kabbalah. Elliot K. GINSBURG.

The Sabbath in the Classical Kabbalah.

Albany, NY: State University of New York [ SUNY ] Press, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. xx + 341pp. Gilt embellished red cloth with gilt titling to upper board and spine, b&w illustrations. Renowned Kabbalistic scholar Gershom Scholem wrote that "It would be no exaggestion to call the Sabbath the day of the Kabbalah." In this study Ginsburg explores "the Kabbalistic re-reading of the Sabbath over the course of its classical period, from the late twelfth to the early sixteenth centuries." Appendix, biblio and index. Just a hint of shelf rubbing, light bumping to corners and spine, otherwise a tight, bright Near Fine copy (No dust jacket issued). Item #33425
ISBN: 0887067786

Price: $85.00

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