Auction No. 098

Holy books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors letters, Americana & Judiaca

March 27, 2017
Opening $200
Estimate $250 - $300
Sold for $854
Including buyer's premium

a. Kadmot Sefer HaZohar. A long article replete with astounding knowledge to prove the origins and true sources of the book of the Zohar by Rabbi David Luria (the Radal) of Byhov.

Specifications: [2], 36; 8 leaves. 20 cm. 

Unique Features: The final booklet, "Kina L'David" -  is a eulogy on the Radal by Rabbi Yechiel Heller, author of Amudei Esh.

Condition: Very fine.

b. Ma'amarim Yekarim V'Dvarim Nechbadim. Introductions to Pirkei D'Rabbi Eliezer written by Radal as an introduction to his commentary on Pirkei D'Rabbi Eliezer.

1. Shem Ha'Echad Eliezer - praises of Rabbi Eliezer ben Hyrcanus and his character traits based on the Talmudic literature. 

2. Emek Bracha regarding the Talmudic discussion that Rabbi Eliezer is "shamuti".

3. Beit Tzadik - his history and family history.

Specifications: [1], 44 leaves. 16 cm.

Condition: Very fine.  

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