Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
Sold for $ 415
Including buyer's premium

A ledger of novellae on the Talmudic tractates of Brachot - Chulin. 

Specifications: [28] leaves, paper, 10x17 cm, and a separate 12x15 cm leaf at the end, torn along the fold. Ashkenazi handwriting. 

Unique Features: A sequence of novellae, most of them short. Each begins with a reference to the page in the Talmud. Many of the novellae discuss the Tosefot, the Maharsha and the Maharshal.

Condition: Moderate-fine. Aging stains, water stains which damage the writing, mainly on the first page and the margins of the following page. Not bound.  

Manuscripts from Ashkennaz