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Contents and Dedication Vol 14

<plain_text><page sequence="1">THE JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF ENGLAND</page><page sequence="2">THE JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF ENGLAND {Transactions SESSIONS 1935?1939 VOLUME XIV PUBLISHED FOR THE SOCIETY BY EDWARD GOLDSTON 84 KINGSWAY, LONDON, W.C.2 AND PRINTED BY SHERRATT AND HUGHES THE SAINT ANN'S PRESS TIMPERLEY, ALTRINCHAM, CHESHIRE 194c All rights reserved</page><page sequence="3">HONORARY OFFICERS AND COUNCIL President Philip Guedalla, Esq., m.a., f.r.hist.s. Former Presidents Luden Wolf, Esq., 1893-1896, 191c?1912, 1926-1928. The Very Rev. Dr. H. Adler, Chief Rabbi, 1896-1897. Dr. Joseph Jacobs, 1897-1899. Dr. C. G. Montefiore, M.A., 1899-1900. F. D. Mocatta, Esq., 190c?1902. Sir Isidore Spielmann, C.M.G., F.S.A., 1902-1904. Dr. Israel Abrahams, M.A., 1904-1905. Rabbi Sir H. Gollancz, M.A., D.Lit., 1905-1906. Haham Dr. M. Gaster, 1906-1907. Rev. S. Levy, M.A., 1907-1909. Dr. S. A. Hirsch, 1909-1910. Elkan N. Adler, Esq., M.A., 1912-1914. Rev. H. P. Stores, LL.D., Litt.D., 1914-1916. Sir Lionel Abrahams, M.A., K.C.B., 1916-1918. H. S. Q. Henriques, Esq., M.A., B.C.L., K.C., 1918-1920. Dr. R. N. Salaman, M.A., M.D., 1920?1922. The Very Rev. Dr. J. H. Hertz, Chief Rabbi, 1922-1924. Israel Zangwill, Esq., 1924-1926. Gustave Tuck, Esq., 1929-1934. Rev. Michael Adler, D.S.O., B.A., 1934-1936. Cecil Roth, Esq., M.A., D.Phil., F.R.Hist.S., 1936-1938. Elkan N. Adlkr, Esq., M.A. Rev. Michael Adler, D.S.O., B.A. The Very Rev. Dr. J. H. Hertz, Chief Rabbi. Rev. S. Levy, M.A. Cecil Roth, Esq., M.A. Dr. R. N. Salaman, M.A., M.D. Gustave Tuck, Esq. Treasurer?Gustave Tuck, Esq. Honorary Secretary?Rev. Arthur Barnett, B.A. Honorary Editor of Publications?Rev. Michael Adler, D.S.O., B.A. Honorary Solicitors?Messrs. Adler &amp; Perowne. Council Lionel D. Barnett, Esq., C.B., M.A., Rev. E. Levine, M.A. Dr. Selig Brodetsky, M.A., F.R.A.S. Sir Philip Magnus, Bart., B.A. Vice-Presidents Litt.D. Prof. Norman Bentwich, M.A. E. Lipson, Esq., M.A. Herbert Loewe, Esq., M.A. Dr. C. Duschinsky, F.R.Hist.S. Dr. M. Epstein. Paul Goodman, Esq., F.R.Hist.S. A. M. Hyamson, Esq., F.R.Hist.S. Hilary Jenkinson, Esq., F.S.A. Neville Laski, Esq., K.C. Rev. Walter Levjn, Owen Mocatta, Esq. Rev. Dr. James W. Parkes, M.A. J. M. Rich, Esq., M.A., LL.B. Rev. M. Rosenbaum. Alfred Rubens, Esq. Charles Singer, Esq., M.A., M.D., P,Lit., F.S.A,</page><page sequence="4">To the Honoured Memory of Two former Presidents of the Society MOSES GASTER (1856-1939) AND CLAUDE GOLDSMID MONTEFIORE (1858-1938)</page><page sequence="5">NOTE The Society as a body is not responsible for the statements made or opinions expressed by the authors of Papers.</page><page sequence="6">CONTENTS PAGE Dedication of Volume XIV.v Preface.vii I. The Challenge to Jewish History. By Cecil Roth i II. Sir William Davidson, Royalist (1616-1689), and the Jews. By Wilfred S. Samuel 39 III. A Plea for a Genealogical and Historiographical Section of the Jewish Historical Society of England. By Bertram B. Benas . . . 81 IV. Early Anglo-Jewish Artists. By Alfred Rubens . 91 V. Literary Connections between Abravanel and Eng? land. By Rabbi L. Rabinowitz , . 131 VI. The Testimony of the London Jewry against the Ministers of Henry III. By the Rev. Michael Adler.141 VII. Pre-Expulsion England in the Responsa. By Rabbi Dr. I. Epstein.187 VIII. Eliakim ben Abraham (Jacob Hart) : An Anglo Jewish Scholar of the Eighteenth Century. (i) By the Rev. Arthur Barnett . . 207 (ii) By Prof. Selig Brodetsky . . . 220 IX. The Brothers Goldsmid and the Financing of the Napoleonic Wars. By Paul H. Emden . . 225 xv</page><page sequence="7">xvi contents PACF X. Memorial Addresses in Honour of Past Presidents : (i) Moses Gaster. By Cecil Roth . . . 247 (ii) Claude Goldsmid Montefiore. By the Rev. Vivian G. Simmons.252 Index.261 ILLUSTRATION Portrait of Sir William Davidson . . . Frontispiece</page></plain_text>