The Bordeaux Passover Haggada

Joseph HaCohen

The National Library of Israel

The National Library of Israel
Jerusalem, Israel

This manuscript, which bears the French title Cérémonie de la soirée de Pâque [Passover Evening ceremony] was written by Rabbi Joseph HaCohen, the chief rabbi of Bordeaux for more than 50 years, from 1920 on. The author uses different types of scripts: the Haggada text in French is in italics, while the instructions and commentaries are in ordinary cursive script.


  • Title: The Bordeaux Passover Haggada
  • Creator: Joseph HaCohen
  • Date Created: 1890/1930
  • Location Created: Bordeaux, France
  • Original Language: French
  • Subject Keywords: Passover, Jewish Law
  • Type: Manuscript
  • External Link: View full manuscript

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