Original Cloth. 8vo. XI, 267 pages. 24 cm. First edition. B. Netanyahu, one of the world's foremost medievalists, has made a lifelong project of studying the historical evolution of Marranism and seeking to ascertain the genesis of the Spanish Inquisition. This volume consists of seven essays: The racial attack on the Conversos - Alonso de Espina: was he a New Christian? - The conversion of Don Samuel Abravanel - Sánchez-Albornoz's view of Jewish history in Spain - The historical significance of the Hebrew sources concerning the Marranos - The primary cause of the Spanish Inquisition. Subjects: Jews - Spain - History. Marranos - Spain - History. Antisemitism - Spain. Inquisition - Spain - Historiography. Clean and fresh in great jacket. Very good + condition. (SEF-51-53). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: TOWARD THE INQUISITION: ESSAYS ON JEWISH AND...
Publisher: Ithaca, N. Y. ; Cornell University Press
Publication Date: 1997
Book Description Cornell, 1997. Hardcover & Dust Jacket. Book Condition: Very Good. 268 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 263040
Book Description Ithaca & London: Cornell University Press 1997, 1st. edition, 267 pp., 1997. As new in as new dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 4847
Book Description Cornell University Press (1997), Ithaca, 1997. orig.cloth Minor rubbing. A mark to half-title. VG., dustwrapper 23x15cm, xii,267pp, In a lightly rubbed and soile ddustwrapper. Contents: The Racial Attack on the Conversos; Alonso de Espina: Was He a New Christian?; Did the Toledans in 1449 Relay on a Real Royal Privilege; The Conversion of Don Samuel Abravanel; Sánchez-Albornoz' View of Jewish History in Spain; The Historical Significance of the Hebrew Sources Concerning the Marranos; The Primary Cause of the Spanish Inquisition . Minor rubbing. A mark to half-title. VG., dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 009477