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Lot 362

Songs for Simchat Torah. Shanghai, 1935

Songs for Simchat Torah according to the custom of Baghdad. [1935]

The songs were first printed by Yehudah Cohen, the "shamash" of 'Knesset Eliyahu' in Bombay, 1885. The edition before us was published by his son, Meir Tzion Moshe Yehudah, in Shanghai, 1935. It is among the only books published in Shanghai before the Holocaust, prior to the arrival of the refugees from the Lithuanian yeshivas.

29 pages, 13 cm. Book cover.

Fine condition.