The Trial of the Talmud: Paris, 1240

Jean Connell Hoff, John Friedman and Robert Chazan

Hebrew texts translated by John Friedman; Latin texts translated by Jean Connell Hoff; historical essay by Robert Chazan. MST 53. 2012. x, 182 pp. ISBN 978–0–88844–303–8 • $22.95

In 1240, a trial was convened in Paris to investigate allegations that the Talmud was harmful. This unprecedented event is reflected in a variety of sources, both Christian and Jewish, here brought together in English translation for the first time.

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