Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300
Michlal Yofi. Commentary on Ecclesiastes by Rabbi Elya' Askenazi. Berlin, [1775]. Signature of Rabbi Baruch Bendit Dushnitz. 27 leaves, 19 cm. With the text of Ecclesiastes. Second edition of the famed commentary of kabalist Rabbi Eliyahu Loans - "Eliyahu Ba'al Shem". Additional approbations given to this edition. Owner signature on title page: הק' ברוך בנדיט הלוי דושניץ. He was a Polish sage who later served as Rabbi in Nijmegen, Holland. Rabbi Elazar Flekles, author of 'Teshuva Mi'Ahava' was one of his teachers. Rabbi Meir Fisheles of Prague was his son-in-law. Cardboard binding. Aging stains. Fine condition.
Chassidut & Kabala