Auction No. 102

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

October 24, 2017
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 300 - $ 500
Sold for $ 342
Including buyer's premium

Seder Tefillat Yisrael, with prayers for the entire year in a small volume. Prague, 1841. Especially rare prayer book.

Specifications: 192 leaves, 9 cm. The last leaves were not bound in order, but the prayer book is whole.

Unique Features: Miniature prayer book for the entire year, for weekdays, Shabbat, festivals, and the High Holy Days. The prayer book is not listed in the Bibliography of the Hebrew Book and is not found in the National Library. Other prayer books which are listed in the Bibliography of the Hebrew Book and found in the National Library were printed in Prague in the same year.

It is extremely rare to find a miniature prayer book in such good condition.

Condition: Very fine. Gilded page cut. Slight abrasions on the spine. In an original cardboard container covered in original marbled paper.

Category
Siddurim, Machzorim & Tehillim