Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $200
Estimate $300 - $400

The author, Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Lipshitz [1765-1839], was known as the first rabbi of Warsaw. The book was brought to print by the author's son and sons-in-law. Pedigree copy: the book belonged to Rabbi Shmuel Weiss, rabbi of Vengrov [Wegrow], with his stamp and inscriptions testifying to his ownership. Rabbi Shmuel Weiss [1859-1919] was born to his father, Rabbi Moshe of Tomoshov; he was rabbi of Constantine and then in Vengrov. He authored the books Shu"t Machaneh Shlomo and Shaarei Bererah [printed in Pietrokov, 1911]. Owner's stamps: Rabbi Mordechai Moshe Yisrael Rivkind, AY"Sh Efrati of Chicago, author of Gedulat Mordechai [Chicago, 1904].

[3], 97: 117 leaves. Fine-very fine condition. Disintegrated binding. Tops of white margins cut in the first three leaves.

Pedigree Copies