Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 500
Estimate $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
Sold for $ 610
Including buyer's premium

Rabbi Zev Wolf Chajes was the youngest son of Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch Chajes [1845-1901]. He was a proficient Torah scholar and dedicated researcher. He published articles on the history of the Early Authorities in various journals.

Writers include: Rabbi Shlomo Yosef Fuenn - Jewish author and researcher from Vilna (including correspondence regarding things found in the archive of Rash"i Fuenn); Rabbi Yosef Breuer of Lublin; Tzvi Hirsch Katzenelenbogen - principal of the school in Vilna; Eliezer Lipman Zilberman - editor of the journal HaMaggid and publisher of Mekitzei Nirdamim; Rabbi Moshe Aryeh Leib Hermelin - scholar, author and editor who authored HaCholetz, which opposed the Galician maskilim.

The letters discuss recently printed books and articles and studies written about various subjects along with halachic and talmudic discussions.

Various sizes. Overall moderate-fine condition.

Historic Documents and Miscellaneous