Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
Mishnayot Seder Teharot with the Rambam's commentary and that of Rabbi Ovadya of Bartenura. Mantua, [1562]. 176 leaves, 20 cm. Seder Teharot from an early prominent edition of the Mishnayot with the Peirush HaRambam and Rabbi Ovadya of Bartenura. The printing of the edition started in Sabbioneta and then continued in Mantua. The printing took place over four years. Nice printing on white paper with illustrations and sketches. Nice, modern binding. Light censor blemishes to leaf 2. Worming holes on the last leaves. The margins of the last leaf have been reinforced. Stains. Overall very fine condition. Mehlman Collection – Ginzei Yisrael 106. Vinograd, Mantua 80.
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