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 $500 - $1,000
Sold for $268
Including buyer's premium

* Sefer Gerushin by the Rama"k ZTz"L. Shklov, 1796. Owner notation on the protective leaf "This book Sefer Gerushin belongs to H"H Shlomo Raskin." Owner's signature and stamp of the gaon Rabbi Moshe Finkel, son of the Alter of Slabodka. Rare book.

* Sefer Kitzur HaShela"h. Frankfurt, 1745. Several handwritten rabbinical signatures. Leaves are missing from the end of the book. 

* Sefer HaBrit by the gaon Rabbi Pinchas Eliyahu Horowitz. Second edition with additions, Brünn, 1807. Signatures and notations handwritten by the gaon Rabbi Yehoshua Zelig Weiss, son of the gaon Rabbi Chaim Yuda Weiss of Nitra writing here in Pressburg, and additional signatures.

* Kitzur Reshit Chochmah. Vilna, 1817. Signature of the gaon Rabbi Moshe Finkel, and a handwritten notation.

* Mesilat Yesharim by the Ramcha"l. Vilna, 1844. Stamps and several comments handwritten by the gaon Rabbi Moshe Finkel. 

Orchot Tzaddikim. Zolkiew, 1848. Signature of the gaon Rabbi Moshe Finkel; notation in ancient script on the flyleaf.

Bound with Emunat Chachamim, reproof advocating exclusive Torah study without the study of philosophy, by the gaon Rabbi Aviad Sar Shalom Bazila. Zolikiew, 1848. The title page is lacking. 

* Divrei Yehoshua by the gaon Rabbi Yehoshua Heller. Vilna, 1856. Signature of the gaon Rabbi Moshe Finkel. 

* Derech Chochmah by the Ramcha"l. Warsaw, 1859. Old owners' signatures. Without binding.

* Set of [3] Zohar Books. Lublin, 1895. Stamp of the righteous Rabbi Yissachar Berish HaKohen Turnheim of Jerusalem, author of Avodat Yissachar, grandson of the holy Admo"r of Volborzh. Deluxe, original semi-leather binding. 

* Sefer Yeffe Nof by the gaon Rabbi Avraham Heller, Pietrkov, 1908. Lengthy glosses and additions handwritten by the author. Handwritten signature of the gaon Rabbi Moshe Finkel. 

* Torat Chovat HaLevavot by Rabbeinu Bachya. Berlin, 1925. Glosses and indications handwritten by the gaon Rabbi Chaim Ephraim Zeitzek ZTz"L, one of the leading Mussar personalities of the previous generation. 

Moderate-fine overall condition.

Rabbis' Pedigree Copies and Glosses