Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
Shivch"ei Yerushalayim. Tombs of righteous people in Eretz Yisrael, according to the Arizal, journeys in Eretz Yisrael, customs and kabalistic prayers, by Rabbi Yaakov Baruch. Leghorn, [1785]. First edition. 47, [1] leaf. 18 cm. Printed on special paper. The history of the cities of Israel, including a detailed description of about one hundred tombs of righteous people, primarily according to the Arizal's kabala. Includes prayers to be recited at these graves, facing the Holy Temple and other prayers. With the last leaf with the author's introduction. New binding. Aging stains. Very fine condition.
Chassidut & Kabala