Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 300 - $ 400
Sold for $ 366
Including buyer's premium

Ashlei Ravrevei, Shulchan Aruch Yoreh Deah commentaries. Section II. Zhitomir, at the press of the brothers Chanina Lipa, Aryeh Leib and Yehoshua Shapira, grandsons of the rabbi of Slavuta. 1852. Handwritten scholarly glosses.

In hilchot mikvaot, there are a number of handwritten scholarly glosses: "... the words of the Sha"ch are astonishing to me ..." It is clear from the language of the inscription that the writer was a great scholar, and apparently also an expert adjudicator in these laws.

Owner's stamps, Shmuel Luria, Safed. Rabbi Shmuel Luria was the son-in-law of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Sternberg who ascended to Safed. He was an adjudicator in Safed and rabbi of the Zibenbergen community.

Moderate condition. Blemishes in the first leaves. Aging stains and worming holes.

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