Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. B&W engravings. First Edition. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author on the front pastedown, 8vo (8 3/8" x 5 3/4"), red quarter cloth with silver lettering over red boards, illustrated with 12 B&W reproductions of early Jewish Kabbalistic & related engravings, xi, [xii:blank, xiii-xiv: frontispiece] + 130 pages with bibliography and index. Fine / Near Fine. Item #2787
Joseph Dan (b.Hungary: 1935- ) is an Israeli scholar of Jewish mysticism, and first occupant of the Gershom Scholem Professor of Kabbalah in the Dept. of Jewish Thought at Hebrew University of Jerusalem,. He is also a Visiting Professor at Harvard Divinity School. He has written more than 60 books and--following the death of Gershom Scholem--is the current authority on Jewish mysticism.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: SIGNED, tight, bright. Dj is a small nick upper right and a slight ripple, else Fine.