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Simone Luzzatto

Simone Luzzatto

Below we print a second excerpt from Rabbi Simone (Simhah) ben Isaac Luzzatto’s Discorso circa il Stato degli Ebrei, a book of apologetics published in...

Rabbi Simone (Simhah) ben Isaac Luzzatto (1583–1663), early member of a noted Italian Jewish family that was to produce many a distinguished figure after him,...