Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 100
Estimate $ 120 - $ 150
Dameshek Eliezer. Halacha Kiseder a-b, by Rabbi Eliezer Papo. Izmir, 1877. [4] leaves, 22 cm. Ladino. Halachic work in Ladino, this section includes the laws of Orach Chaim. The author was Rabbi in Sarajevo before immigrating to Jerusalem, where he passed away in [1898]. Following the title page, in a border, is a request from the publisher, R' Refael Pinchas di Sigora. Author's introduction and tens of names of people who helped pay for the printing of the work. The book is not listed in A. Yaari's bibliography of books in Ladino. Old, rubbed binding. Stains. Moderate-fine condition.