Jerusalem : Darom. 1933. Item #20716
(FT) Large 8vo. 238 pages. In Hebrew. First edition. English title: Gaonica : Gaonic responsa and fragments of halachic literature from the Geniza and other sources. SUBJECT(S) : Geonic literature; Responsa – to 1040; Jewish law. SERIES: Toratan shel Geonim ve-Rishonim ; ; 1. Assaf (1889-1953) , an historian, was ordained a rabbi in 1910, and served in that capacity in Luban and Minsk, and taught at Chaim Tchernowitz's yeshiva in Odessa. In 1921 he moved to Jerusalem, and taught at the Hebrew University from its inception in 1925, becoming a full professor in 1936. Though not a lawyer, he was made a member of the Supreme Court after Israel was established. (Zobel, EJ) Ex library otherwise good+ condition. (RAB-29-14).