Auction No. 114

Golden coins, Seforim, Chabad, Eretz Yisrael and Zionism, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Holocaust and refugees.

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 at 5pm Without Audience
Opening $100
Estimate $200 - $300
Sold for $183
Including buyer's premium

Siddur and machzor according to the custom of Pihem, Poland, Mehrin and the other holy communities. (Ashkenaz version). Large format designed for prayer leaders. In large letters, with commentaries, exegeses and halachahs. 

The machzor contains two sections. First section: Sabbath prayers. Second section: Selichot for Yamim Nora'im and prayers for Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur, with all the liturgical poems and the Psalms. Includes the special prayers customary in the communities of Ashkenaz. A compilation of customs appears at the end of the volume. Illustrated title page with a lovely copper engraving of the patriarchs. R' Avraham of Offenbach Press, Altona [according to the Winograd DC, printed in Offenbach), [1744].

44; 276 [4] leaves. 31 cm. Quality paper. Color paper cuts. Elegant edition. 

Fine condition. A few worming perforations and aging stains. Light restorations to several leaves. New semi-leather binding with marble paper.   

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