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ABSTRACT: This presentation analyzes Shlomo Lutzker's Introduction to Magid Devarav Le-Ya'akov as a key source of information on the process of formation and publication of early hasidic books and the activities of printers and aditors. It also bears on the questions of whether there existed "hasidic publishers" and how it might be possible to identify a "hasidic book".

This presentation is for the following text(s):

  • Shlomo Lutzker's Introduction to Magid Devarav Le-Ya'akov: Likutei Amarim (1781)

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http://wesscholar.wesleyan.edu/emw/emw2009/

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24-8-2009 11:00 AM

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Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, Harvard University

 
Aug 24th, 11:00 AM

Shlomo Lutzker's Introduction to Magid Devarav Le-Ya'akov

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, Harvard University

ABSTRACT: This presentation analyzes Shlomo Lutzker's Introduction to Magid Devarav Le-Ya'akov as a key source of information on the process of formation and publication of early hasidic books and the activities of printers and aditors. It also bears on the questions of whether there existed "hasidic publishers" and how it might be possible to identify a "hasidic book".

This presentation is for the following text(s):

  • Shlomo Lutzker's Introduction to Magid Devarav Le-Ya'akov: Likutei Amarim (1781)

https://fordham.bepress.com/emw/emw2009/emw2009/5