Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 500
Estimate $ 800 - $ 1,000
Sold for $ 5,612
Including buyer's premium

Volume of novellae in manuscript form, containing novellae on Talmudic topics by an unknown rabbi. A few homilies at the beginning of the manuscript bear dates between 1812 and 1814. Refer to leaves: 2a: 12a.

Profound novellae to derive halachah and not primarily in-depth scholarly studies. The author mostly quotes the Maharsh"a, the Pnei Yehoshua, the major commentaries of the Rambam and of the Shulchan Aruch.
Novellae on tractates: Shabbat, Chagigah, Menachot, Yevamot, Bava Metzia, Ketubot and Chulin.
Leaf 53a, has a halachic elucidation in the manner of drush (in the style of the chassidic leaders).
[110] pages. 17x21 cm. Thick paper. Crowded but legible, hand. Fine condition. Hole in leaf 11 with small loss. New, simple binding.

Manuscripts from Ashkennaz