Auction No. 114

Golden coins, Seforim, Chabad, Eretz Yisrael and Zionism, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Holocaust and refugees.

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 at 5pm Without Audience
Opening $ 100
Estimate $ 200 - $ 300
Sold for $ 207
Including buyer's premium

* Rov Berachot, one of the first books authored by the Ben Ish Chai. Baghdad, 1868. Anthology of novellae and responsa on various Talmudic and halachic topics. The title page is artistically photographed.

* Pirkei Avot translated into Arabic by Rabbi David HaNaggid son of Rabbi Avraham son the Ramba"m. Na-Amun. Egypt, 1901. With an illustrated portrait of the Ramba"m z"l. Owners' stamps and several handwritten comments on the title page.

* Chamishah Chumshei Torah translated into Ladino, impressive binding. Constantinople, 1905. 

* Yalkut M'Am Loez on Megillat Ester translated into Ladino. Constantinople, 1909. Second section. The first section, title page and another 4 leaves are missing. 

* Gedulat Mordechai, Teheran-Iran, 1934. Printed without a title page and with a picture of the author, which was omitted from most editions. The entire book is in Jewish-Persian. 

* Marpeh L'Nefesh, Constantinople, 1860. Sefer Chemdat HaYamim to be read every Sabbath, added at the end of the book, Mussar Marganitz D'Rabbi Meir and Rabbeinu Zerachya, Moda'ah Rabbah in Ladino. 

* Yemalet Nafsho, Kolkata, 1884. Photocopied title page.


* Sefer Ben Ish Chai, Halachic decisions according to weekly Torah portions. Baghdad, 1912.

* Leket Shichechah, two sections, Part I - Egypt, 1916, with a sticker in memory of the youth Yom Tov Binyamin, the author's son. Part II - Egypt, 1918.

Overall fine condition.