Otsar Chochma, edited by Rabbi Joseph Kohen Zedek, Lemberg, 1865.

I have written before about Rabbi Joseph Kohen Zedek's books, Theological Discourses, published in London in 1878 in English - three years after he settled in London, and Ohr Chadash, printed in Hebrew in London in 1881. However, Rabbi Kohn Zedek was an author and editor long before he came to London.  This book is … Continue reading Otsar Chochma, edited by Rabbi Joseph Kohen Zedek, Lemberg, 1865.

Ohr Chadash, Rabbi Joseph Kohn-Zedek, London 1881.

Rabbi Joseph Kohn-Zedek was a rabbinical scholar and preacher who was born in Lemberg in 1827 and died in London in 1903.  He had studied with the chief Rabbi of Lemberg, Joseph Saul Nathansohn, and attended also the yeshiva of Joseph Yekeles, rabbi of Yavorov. While at Lemberg he produced a number of Hebrew poems of … Continue reading Ohr Chadash, Rabbi Joseph Kohn-Zedek, London 1881.

Mussar Haskel – Theological Discourses – Rabbi Joseph Kohn-Zedek, London 1878

Rabbi Joseph Kohn-Zedek was born in Lemburg in 1827, went to London in 1875 and died in London in 1903.  He was a prolific author, both in Europe and after he settled in London. This book, Mussar Haskel, was his first book published in London, printed by Ann Abrahams and son, of 53, St. Mary … Continue reading Mussar Haskel – Theological Discourses – Rabbi Joseph Kohn-Zedek, London 1878