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BOSKOWITZ, ḤAYYIM BEN JACOB:

Palestinian author; lived about the middle of the eighteenth century. He wrote the "Toẓe'ot Ḥayyim"(Life's Issues), a commentary on the Pentateuch (Amsterdam, 1764, printed with the text), which deals chiefly with the moral precepts that may be drawn from the Bible stories.

Bibliography:
  • Fuenn, Keneset Yisrael, p. 344;
  • Zedner, Cat. Hebr. Books Brit. Mus. p. 111.
G. I. Ber.
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