Riva di Trento: (Joseph Ashkenazi of Padua) 1562
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Rare. Goren Nachon is a collection of three classic philosophic works: ibn Gabirol’s Tikun Middoth ha-Nephesh; ibn Ishak’s Musarei ha-Philosophim; and Sepher ha-Tapu’ach, attributed to Aristotle. All three works were translated from Arabic. Ibn Gabirol was translated by Judah ibn Tibbon; Bin Ishak by Judah al-Harizi, and pseudo-Aristotle by Abraham b. Chasdai Halevi. The editor Joseph Ashkenazi of Padua added subject headings and names of scholars cited in each paragraph (printed on the margins). See Waxman, A History of Jewish Literature, Vol. I, pp. 355-358; EJ, Vol. II, cols. 628-629; VII, cols. 236, 238, 243.