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The Challenge of Received TraditionDilemmas of Interpretation in Radak's Biblical Commentaries$

Naomi Grunhaus

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Primary Rabbinic Sources

Note: Publication information for all primary sources refers to modern reprints.

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Buber, Solomon, ed. Midrash Shmuel and Midrash Mishle. 1893. Reprint, Jerusalem, 1964/5.

——— , ed. Midrash Tanhuma Buber. Vilna, 1912/13.

Eisenstein, Judah David, ed. Otsar Midrashim. New York: Joshua Grossman, 1955/6.

Finkelstein, Louis, ed. Sifre al Sefer Devarim. New York: Jewish Theological Seminary, 1969.

Ginzberg, Louis, ed. Ginze Shechter (Midrash ve-Haggadah). 1928. Reprint, New York: Hermon Press, 1969.

Horovitz, H.aim S., ed. Sifre de-Ve Rav (Numbers). Jerusalem: Sifre Wahrman, 1966–9.

Hyman, Dov, ed. Yalqut Shimoni. Jerusalem: Mossad Harav Kook, 1999.

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Lifshitz, Berachyahu, ed. Midrash Shmuel ‘al pi Defus Qushta 277: ‘im Mavo, H.ilufe Nusḥa’ot ve-He‘arot, Masoret ha-Midrash ve-Perush Maqif. Jerusalem: Makhon Schekhter le-Mada‘ei ha-Yahadut, 2009.

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Editions of Radak's Works

Baker, Joshua and Ernest W. Nicholson, ed. and trans. The Commentary of Rabbi David Kimhi on Psalms 120–150. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1973. (p.220)

Berger, Yitzhak, ed. and trans. The Commentary of Rabbi David Kimhi to Chronicles: A Translation with Introduction and Supercommentary. Providence: Brown Judaic Studies, 2007.

Cohen, Harry, ed. The Commentary of Rabbi David Kimhi on Hosea. New York: Columbia University Press, 1929.

Cohen, Menaḥem. Miqra’ot Gedolot ha-Keter. Ramat Gan: Bar-Ilan University Press, 1992–2012.

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Kimhi, David. Sefer ha-Shorashim. Edited by Johann H. R. Biesenthal and Fuerchtegott Lebrecht. 1847. Reprint, Jerusalem, 1967.

———. Sefer Mikhlol. Edited by Isaac Rittenberg. 1862. Reprint, Jerusalem, 1966.

Iggerot Qena’ot.” In Qovets Teshuvot ha-Rambam ve-Iggerotav, edited by Abraham Lichtenberg, Vol.3, chaps. 1–4. Leipzig: H. L. Shinuis, 1859. Reprint, Jerusalem, 1967.

Perush Rabbi David Kimhi le-Sefer Mishle.” (Mistakenly attributed to Radak). In Perushim le-Sefer Mishle le-Beit Kimhi, edited by Frank Talmage, 328–427. Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 1990.

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Kimhi, Joseph. Sefer ha-Galuy. Berlin: D. H. Itzkovsky, 1886/7.

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