Auction No. 102

Holy books, Chassidut, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors' letters, Eretz Yisrael & Zionism, Americana, Judiaca & Prof. Albert Einstein

October 24, 2017
Opening $ 300
Estimate $ 500 - $ 700
Sold for $ 488
Including buyer's premium

Order of prayer for the entire year according to the customs of Germany and Poland. Sulzbach, 1824. Miniature.

Specifications: 264 leaves, 7.8 cm.

Background: Vowelized miniature prayer book. Arranged nicely and precisely. For weekdays, Shabbat and festivals and for the High Holy Days. With Pirkei Avot, and with the Torah portions for Mincha on Shabbat and Mondays and Thursdays. With Tefillat HaDerech and Tefillat HaYam.

Unique Features: Especially rare prayer book. Not found in the National Library, and to the best of our knowledge, also not found in the large public libraries around the world. Listed in Otzar HaSefer HaIvri, Sulzbach 564 according to Weinberg, Magnusw, Die hebräischen Druckereien in Sulzbach, 682, without having seen the book.

Condition: Very fine. Minimal aging stains. Gilded page cuts. Original leather binding with gold embossing. Abrasions on the spine.

Category
Siddurim, Machzorim & Tehillim