The collection of canonical Hebrew scriptures including Torah (Pentateuch), Prophets, and Writings.
The different sources for Jewish law and the Halacha.
Antonioli Martelli, Valeria, and Luisa Mortara Ottolenghi, editors. Manoscritti Biblici Ebraici Decorati. Decorated Hebrew Bible Manuscripts. Milan: Castello Sforzesco, Biblioteca Trivulziana, 1966.
Frojmovič, Eva. “Jewish Ways of Reading the Illuminated Bible.” Jewish Ways of Reading the Bible, Journal of Semitic Studies Supplement 11, ed. George J. Brooke, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000, pp. 230-53.
Kogman-Appel, Katrin. Jewish Book Art Between Islam and Christianity: The Decoration of Hebrew Bibles in Medieval Spain. The Medieval and Early Modern Iberian World, vol. 19, Leiden: Brill, 2004.
Narkiss, Bezalel. Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts in the British Isles: A Catalogue Raisonné. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982.
Narkiss, Bezalel. Illuminations from Hebrew Bibles of Leningrad. Jerusalem: The Bialik Institute, Ben Zvi Printing Enterproses, 1990.
Sed-Rajna, Gabrielle. “The Image as Exegetical Tool: Paintings in Medieval Hebrew Manuscripts of the Bible.” The Bible as Book: The Manuscript Tradition, ed. John L. Sharpe and Kimberly van Kampen, London: The British Library, 1998, pp. 215-22.
Stern, David. The Jewish Bible: A Material History. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017.
Tahan, Ilana. “Biblical Works.” Hebrew Manuscripts: The Power of Script and Image, London: The British Library, 2007, pp. 14-73.
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