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Incunabula index for the second accession

A. Hebrew Incunabula

Bible. Former Prophets. Samuel I-II
נביאים ראשונים. שמואל א-ב
Nevi'im Rishonim
Leiria (Portugal): Samuel Dortas, 27 January, 1494

Goff Heb-23


Bible. Hagiographa. Five Scrolls
חמש מגילות
Hamesh Megilot
Naples: Joseph b. Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser, 26 September, 1487

Goff Heb-26


Levi b. Gershom (Gersonides)
Commentary on the Torah
פירוש התורה
Perush ha-Torah
Mantua: Abraham b. Solomon Conat and Abraham Jedidiah ha-Ezrahi, ca 1474

Goff Heb-69


B. Latin Incunabula

Bible. Latin. Vulgate
Biblia Latina
Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 6 August 1479

Goff B-564


Bible. Latin. Vulgate.
Biblia Latina
Basel: Johann Froben, 27 October 1495

Goff B-598


The Incunabula, Hebraica & Judaica: 1981 Exhibition Catalogue is available online.


Selected Articles

A Gift of Books from Holy Blossom Temple
[http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/202/301/nlnews/nlnews-h/1995/10/oct-95e.htm]

Jerusalem: Historic, Sacred, Celestial: Texts and Images from the Jacob M. Lowy Collection of Rare Hebraica and Judaica
[http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/202/301/nlnews/nlnews-h/1996/10-11/oct-96e.htm]

Jerusalem: Historic, Sacred, Celestial: List of Exhibition Items
[http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/202/301/nlnews/nlnews-h/1996/10-11/oct-96e.htm]

From Vilna to Mountain Sights Avenue: A Sketch of David Rome's Library
[http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/202/301/nlnews/nlnews-h/1998/julyaug98/july98e.htm]

Fiftieth Anniversary of the State of Israel, 1948-1998
[http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/202/301/nlnews/nlnews-h/1998/nov98e/nov98e.htm]

No Mystique Necessary
[http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/202/301/nlnews/nlnews-h/1999/sept99e/sept99e.htm]

Hebraic Treasures Transform the Bibliothèque nationale du Québec
[http://collection.nlc-bnc.ca/100/202/301/bulletin_nlc/2000/no9-10/sep2000e.htm]