R. Yizhak Haseniri was one of the outstanding poets of medieval Provence. This first critical edition of his piyyutim includes a general survey of the historical background and the liturgic customs of the period and an analysis of the piyyutim, encompassing their content, structure and influence.
Danacode:   110-10406 ISBN:  965-226-174-2 Language:   Hebrew Pages:   290 Weight:   800 gr Dimensions:  17X25 cm Publication Date:   01/1996 Publisher:   Bar-Ilan University Press
This book deals with the Hebrew liturgical poems from Spain known as “personal reshut”. Among students of Medieval Hebrew poetry these poems are considered to possess outstanding artistic merit and to stand at the apex of Spanish Jewish piyyut. In my stud
Texts of secular poetry, stories and piyyutim from the 12th to the 16th centuries are published here for the first time. The collection includes critical editions by leading scholars in the field. Co-published with Israel Matz Hebrew Classics and I. Edwa