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Seride teshuvot a descriptive catalogue of responsa fragments from the Jacques Mosseri collection, Cambridge University Library

Glick, Shmuel.

Leiden ; Boston : Brill 2012

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  • Title:
    Seride teshuvot a descriptive catalogue of responsa fragments from the Jacques Mosseri collection, Cambridge University Library
  • Author/Creator: Glick, Shmuel.
  • Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill
  • Creation Date: 2012
  • Language: English;Judeo-Arabic;Hebrew
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 409, [43] p.) : ill.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Cambridge University Library -- Catalogs; Cambridge University Library. Taylor-Schechter Genizah Research Unit. Jacques Mosseri Collection -- Catalogs; Responsa -- Manuscripts -- Catalogs; Manuscripts, Judeo-Arabic -- England -- Cambridge -- Catalogs; Manuscripts, Hebrew -- England -- Cambridge -- Catalogs; Cairo Genizah -- Catalogs
  • Description: The responsa in the Jacques Mosseri Genizah Collection (10th-18th century) offer a vivid window into Jewish social and legal history, wherein one discovers the rich facets of the private and public life of the medieval and early-modern Jewish community.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: Preface; Introduction; Editorial Conventions; Table of Classmarks; A. RESPONSA OF PALESTINIAN GEONIM (C. 10TH-11TH CENTURIES); 1. MOSSERI Ia. 20.1
    Solomon b. Judah Gaon; 2. MOSSERI II. 142.1
    Solomon b. Judah Gaon; 3. MOSSERI IV. 27.1
    Ephraim b. Shemariah; 4. MOSSERI VIII. 410.1
    Daniel b. Azariah Gaon; 5. MOSSERI VIII. 421
    Anonymous, concerning a dispute over an inheritance; B. RESPONSA OF BABYLONIAN GEONIM (C. 10TH-11TH CENTURIES); 1. MOSSERI II. 60.1
    Anonymous, on the authority of the Sages to interpret the written Torah.
    2. Mosseri III. 33.1
    Anonymous, on one born circumcised on the Sabbath3. MOSSERI III. 80.2
    Anonymous, on the smuggling of pearls; 4. MOSSERI III. 115
    Hai Gaon (eight responsa); 5. MOSSERI III. 234
    Anonymous, on ketubba; 6. MOSSERI IV. 5
    Hai Gaon (two responsa); 7. MOSSERI IV. 12.2
    Ephraim b. Shemariah, a letter; 8. MOSSERI V.200.1
    Serira Gaon (two responsa); 9. MOSSERI V.298.1
    Anonymous, on the prohibition against eating fats (helev); 10. MOSSERI VI. 114
    Hai Gaon; 11. MOSSERI VI. 152.1
    Serira Gaon or Hai Gaon; 12. MOSSERI VI. 161.2
    Anonymous, discussion on BT Sanhedrin 6b-8a.
    13. MOSSERI VI. 164.2
    Anonymous, two queries on the impurity of a Caesarean birth and on the status of a firstborn14. MOSSERI VI. 177.1
    Anonymous, discussion on BT Pesahim 97a; 15. MOSSERI VI. 187.1
    Anonymous, on matrimony and the proper attitude toward an ignoramus ('am ha-ares'); 16. MOSSERI VI. 187.2
    Anonymous, concerning a ketubba ; 17. MOSSERI VI. 203.1
    Anonymous, on the obligation to celebrate two-day festivals in the Diaspora; 18. MOSSERI VII. 157
    Hai Gaon to Nehemiah b. Abraham; 19. MOSSERI VIII. 404
    Anonymous, pedagogical questions and answers related to the Bible.
    20. MOSSERI VIII. 411.1 & VIII. 413
    Hai Gaon, responding to the Sages of Tlemçen21. MOSSERI VIII. 414
    Hai Gaon, on the 'four paradigms of damages'; 22. MOSSERI VIII. 427.1
    Hai Gaon to Judah b. Joseph of Qayrawan; 23. MOSSERI VIII. 428.2
    Serira Gaon or Hai Gaon; 24. MOSSERI VIII. 432
    Anonymous, on Hai Gaon's responsum explaining BT (Ketubbot 93a-b); 25. MOSSERI VIII. 434
    Serira Gaon and Hai to the Sages of Fez; 26. MOSSERI VIII. 436.1
    Anonymous
    commentary on Gittin 59b; C. RESPONSA OF THE RISHONIM (11TH-15TH CENTURIES).
    1. MOSSERI I.115.1
    Anonymous, concerning a creditor who holds a writ of admission2. MOSSERI I.122.1
    Isaac Suwayk, on coercing a debtor to take an oath; 3. MOSSERI II. 77
    Joseph ha-Levi ibn Migas, halakhic commentary; 4. MOSSERI III. 121
    Abraham Maimonides (five responsa); 5. MOSSERI III. 150
    Anonymous, concerning someone suspected of adultery with a married woman; 6. MOSSERI III. 182.1 & V.201
    Isaac Alfasi (seven responsa); 7. MOSSERI III. 205
    Gersom b. Judah (four responsa); 8. MOSSERI V.199.2
    Anonymous, on selling one's fellow a field under surety.
    9. MOSSERI V.202-V.203
    Isaac b. Seset (two responsa).
    Contents; Preface; Introduction; Editorial Conventions; Table of Classmarks; A. RESPONSA OF PALESTINIAN GEONIM (C. 10TH-11TH CENTURIES); 1. MOSSERI Ia.20.1-Solomon b. Judah Gaon; 2. MOSSERI II.142.1-Solomon b. Judah Gaon; 3. MOSSERI IV.27.1-Ephraim b. Shemariah; 4. MOSSERI VIII.410.1-Daniel b. Azariah Gaon; 5. MOSSERI VIII.421-Anonymous, concerning a dispute over an inheritance; B. RESPONSA OF BABYLONIAN GEONIM (C. 10TH-11TH CENTURIES); 1. MOSSERI II.60.1-Anonymous, on the authority of the Sages to interpret the written Torah
    2. Mosseri III.33.1-Anonymous, on one born circumcised on the Sabbath3. MOSSERI III.80.2-Anonymous, on the smuggling of pearls; 4. MOSSERI III.115-Hai Gaon (eight responsa); 5. MOSSERI III.234-Anonymous, on ketubba; 6. MOSSERI IV.5-Hai Gaon (two responsa); 7. MOSSERI IV.12.2-Ephraim b. Shemariah, a letter; 8. MOSSERI V.200.1-Serira Gaon (two responsa); 9. MOSSERI V.298.1-Anonymous, on the prohibition against eating fats (helev); 10. MOSSERI VI.114-Hai Gaon; 11. MOSSERI VI.152.1-Serira Gaon or Hai Gaon; 12. MOSSERI VI.161.2-Anonymous, discussion on BT Sanhedrin 6b-8a
    13. MOSSERI VI.164.2-Anonymous, two queries on the impurity of a Caesarean birth and on the status of a firstborn14. MOSSERI VI.177.1-Anonymous, discussion on BT Pesahim 97a; 15. MOSSERI VI.187.1-Anonymous, on matrimony and the proper attitude toward an ignoramus ('am ha-ares'); 16. MOSSERI VI.187.2-Anonymous, concerning a ketubba [?]; 17. MOSSERI VI.203.1-Anonymous, on the obligation to celebrate two-day festivals in the Diaspora; 18. MOSSERI VII.157-Hai Gaon to Nehemiah b. Abraham; 19. MOSSERI VIII.404-Anonymous, pedagogical questions and answers related to the Bible
    20. MOSSERI VIII.411.1 & VIII.413-Hai Gaon, responding to the Sages of Tlemçen21. MOSSERI VIII.414-Hai Gaon (?), on the 'four paradigms of damages'; 22. MOSSERI VIII.427.1-Hai Gaon to Judah b. Joseph of Qayrawan; 23. MOSSERI VIII.428.2-Serira Gaon or Hai Gaon; 24. MOSSERI VIII.432-Anonymous, on Hai Gaon's responsum explaining BT (Ketubbot 93a-b); 25. MOSSERI VIII.434-Serira Gaon and Hai to the Sages of Fez; 26. MOSSERI VIII.436.1-Anonymous-commentary (?) on Gittin 59b; C. RESPONSA OF THE RISHONIM (11TH-15TH CENTURIES)
    1. MOSSERI I.115.1-Anonymous, concerning a creditor who holds a writ of admission2. MOSSERI I.122.1-Isaac Suwayk, on coercing a debtor to take an oath; 3. MOSSERI II.77-Joseph ha-Levi ibn Migas, halakhic commentary; 4. MOSSERI III.121-Abraham Maimonides (five responsa); 5. MOSSERI III.150-Anonymous, concerning someone suspected of adultery with a married woman; 6. MOSSERI III.182.1 & V.201-Isaac Alfasi (seven responsa); 7. MOSSERI III.205-Gersom b. Judah (four responsa); 8. MOSSERI V.199.2-Anonymous, on selling one's fellow a field under surety
    9. MOSSERI V.202-V.203-Isaac b. Seset (two responsa)
  • OCLC Number: 795120511
  • Identifier: ISBN9789004224049 (electronic bk.);ISBN9004224041 (electronic bk.)