As Light Before Dawn: The Inner World of a Medieval Kabbalist (Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture)
by Eitan Fishbane (Goodreads Author)
As Light Before Dawn explores the mystical thought of Isaac ben Samuel of Akko, a major medieval kabbalist whose work has until now received relatively little attention. Through consideration of an extensive literary corpus, including much that still remains in manuscript, this study examines an array of themes and questions that have great applicability to the comparative...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published June 29th 2009 by Stanford University Press
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