Winner's Auctions No. 111

Important Historic Documents, Haskalah, Einstein, Seforim, Manuscripts and Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

December 11, 2018
Opening $300
Estimate $600 - $800
Sold for $447
Including buyer's premium

Maharsh"a, halachic novellae by Rabbi Shmuel Eidels. Nowydwor, Krieger Press, 1789. Unknown edition.

Halachic novellae by the Maharsh"a on the entire Talmud in one volume. This edition is not mentioned in the Bibliography of the Hebrew Book and is not found in any large public library throughout the world.

Editions of this work were printed in Nowydwor in 1781 and 1792. However, this edition is unknown.

Hebrew books were printed in Nowydwor, northwest of Warsaw, for thirty years - approximately 1781-1810. Refer to Ch. D. Friedberg, HaDefus HaIvri B'Polania, p. 75-82. The first book printed there was the Chiddushei Hilchot Maharsh"a, printed in 1781.

247 [should be 248] leaves, 33 cm. Fine-very fine condition. Aging stains. Dismantled binding.