Auction No. 098

Holy books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors letters, Americana & Judiaca

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300

Tenets of natural sciences. HaMenucha V'Hatenuah by Zvi Hirsch Rabinowitz. Replete with woodcut engravings.

Specifications: [1], 408 XXIV, [1] page, 19 cm.

Unique features:  Throughout the work, there are 605 woodcut illustrations about nature and its branches. The illustrations were made with a unique technique, with an entirely black background. The book was authorized by ministers and professors of the emperor Yarom Hodu's university.

Content: Additional title pages in Russian and German.

Condition: Very fine. Thick paper. Red edges. Minimal aging stains. Original binding.

Category
Moral books, Jewish philosophy and sciences