Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 300
Estimate $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
Sold for $ 366
Including buyer's premium

Elucidation on the Torah by Rabbeinu Bachya, Rimini, Soncino press,[1524]. Incomplete copy, not bound.

Early edition of Beiur Rabbeinu Bachya. The complete work includes [260] leaves. Haberman, Soncino 76. Ginzei Yisrael 640.

This copy features 110 leaves. From the Torah portions of Bereishit [missing the beginning] through Terumah [the middle of the portion]. Missing 3 leaves of Chayei Sarah and the start of Toldot. Marked in pencil 4-34, 38-116.

Moderate-fine condition. Without binding. A number of the first leaves are blemished, the leaf marked 15 is incomplete.

Early Prints