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Rabbi Isaac B. Seixas's Hebrew Lexicon

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Di1

Scope and Contents

Manuscript Hebrew lexicon, circa 1860's, by Rabbi Isaac B. Seixas, owned by (?) Doggett, Richmond, Virginia. Hebrew words listed in one column with English synonyms in another one.

Handwritten note in front of book, "John M. Doggett, Richmond, Va....1888." and "this MS Vocabulary (which I found among the ruins of my dear father's library)...seems to have been presented to him by Rabbi Seixas the author at a time when such works were hard to get in slave-holding Virginia."

Dates

  • circa 1860-1900

Language of Materials

Hebrew English

Physical Description

7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches.  250 pages.

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

0.10 Linear Feet

Physical Description

7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches.  250 pages.
Title
Guide to the Rabbi Isaac B. Seixas's Hebrew Lexicon
Author
Special Collections staff.
Date
2013-11-12
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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