Auction No. 096

Rare Books & Manuscripts, Rabbinical letters, Zionism, Erez Israel, Judiaca objects & art, numismatics & archeology

November 29, 2016

Auction: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 17:00.

Exhibition Schedule:

Thursday November 24, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Sunday, November 27, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Monday November 28, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Opening $200
Estimate $250 - $300
Sold for $366
Including buyer's premium

Shut Maharsham, part two. Responsa from Rabbi Shalom Mordechai HaKohen [Schwadron]. Piotrkow, [1904]. First edition. Signature of Rebbe Yehuda'le of Dzikov. Handwritten comments. 
252; 46, [6] pages. 32.5 cm. On the endpaper is the handwritten signature of Rebbe Yehudah [Yehuda'le] Horowitz of Dzikov, in Hebrew and Latin script.
A number of long handwritten comments, apparently not in the Rebbe's handwriting.
Rebbe Yehudah Horowitz (d. 1989) was a scion of the Ropshitz dynasty and the son-in-law of Rebbe Chaim Meir Hager of Vizhnitz. He was known as a great Torah scholar and moved in his later years to London. For more information about him refer to the Encyclopedia L'Chassidut, 2, 3-4.
Simple binding. A tear on the title page and a blemish on the last leaf.  

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