Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 300 - $ 400
Sold for $ 390
Including buyer's premium

Seder Tikkunei Shabbat from the holy Rabbi Yitzchak Luria Ashkenazi, with supplements. Venice, Foa family at the Bragadini press. [1759]. Especially rare.

The title page notes: "And we have added the service for Motzaei Shabbat which was brought from the Holy Land to our country; in addition to Shabbat hymns and vowelization for all the prayers and all 24 chapters of Shabbat and the psalms of Tehillim and the Sefer Yetzirah ..." The Bibliography of the Hebrew Book lists a similar edition, but this edition is not listed. This edition is listed by Rabbi Chaim Lieberman in Ohel Rache"l section I, in the article regarding Tikkunei Shabbat, p. 381-441, no. 19. In a comment, he provides an extensive discussion of the prayers in this edition. Not found in the National Library.

115 leaves, paper. 11x7.5 cm. Very fine condition. Aging stains, folds in the corners of some of the leaves.