Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 130
Estimate $ 180 - $ 200
Mishnat Chassidim. Kabala by Rabbi Emanuel Chai Rikki. Amsterdam, [1742]. [1], 156 [1] leaves, 18.5 cm. Signature on title page: קניתי לרצון קוני הק' שמואל אבן ואעיש. Rabbi Shmuel ben Vaish [1738-1812] was a Moroccan sage, who served as dayan together with Rabbi Refael Berdugo, Rabbi Baruch Toledano and Rabbi Petachya Berdugo. Refer to Malchei Rabana, p. 121 regarding this personality and a miracle that happened with him. [Otzar HaRabbanim 19138]. Additional owner signatures. New binding. Blemishes to the first and last leaves. Worming holes. Moderate condition.
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