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Lot 294

Ohr Torah. Berlin, 1745

Ohr Torah. Mesorah on the Pentateuch by Rabbi Menachem de Lonzano. Berlin, 1745. 27 leaves. 19.5 cm. Leaf 9 features the "Shirat HaYam" printed "Ariach al gabei laveina" – a unique placement of the words and the spacing between them – as written in the Torah Scroll. The Ten Commandments feature both superlinear and sublinear cantillations. Printed marginal notes from the proofreader regarding Polish customs pertaining to opened and closed parshiot (petuchot/stumot). Cloth binding. Marginal tape reinforcements to a number of leaves. Aging stains. Minimal worming marks. Moderate condition. Vinograd, 35070.