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Kabbalistic Manuscripts and Printed Books
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The history of kabbalistic manuscripts and printed books are considered here, including the self-awareness of the Kabbalists to the written medium and the place of the technology of print and its implications for esotericism. Questions of the invention of the "kabbalistic manuscript" as a c…

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Abrams, Daniel, “Kabbalistic Manuscripts and Printed Books”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish Book Cultures Online, General Editor: Emile Schrijver. Consulted online on 23 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-4026_EJBO_SIM_031446>
First published online: 2022

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