Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 800 - $ 1,000
Sold for $ 305
Including buyer's premium

Kuntress HaHitpa'alut, chassidut by the Rebbe Rabbi Dov Ber Schneersohn of Lubavitch [the Mittler Rebbe]. Handwritten [19th century].

Specifications: [22] pages, 22x19 cm. Orderly, clear and legible handwriting. 

Unique Features: At the top of the manuscript: "With the help of G-d, Kuntress HaHitpa'alut by the Rebbe, may he live a long and happy life, Amen". A transcription of the 'Middle' Rebbe's important book. Content and completeness have not been checked, there may be differences from the printed text. 

Condition: Moderate. A few stains. Slight tears in the margins with minimal damage to text in several places. Reinforced with scotch tape in the margins. The leaves were cut by the binder, damaging the bottom lines of a number of leaves. Nice marbled paper binding.