Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 700
Estimate $ 1,000 - $ 1,200

Responsa by Rabbi Shlomo Ben Aderet - the Rashb"a. Venice, [1545]. Second edition. Inscription and comments in an ancient script.

One thousand two hundred and fifty five responsa by the Rashb"a. One of the most important books of responsa in a Jewish bookcase. With the leaves of indices according to the arrangement of the Tur. An early owner's signature as well as an inscription in ancient Oriental script appear on the title page. Several comments on the book's leaves.

Ginzei Yisrael 694. Winograd, Venice 255.

192 leaves, 26.5 cm. Fine-very fine condition. Thick paper. Nice margins. Pasted paper reinforcements on several leaves.

Early Prints