Auction No. 094

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

July 19, 2016
Opening $ 280
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
Sold for $ 732
Including buyer's premium

Prayers for the entire year, Minchah Ketanah for travelers to America. Furth, [1860]. Miniature.
400 pages, 7.5 cm. Prayer book for the entire year: weekdays, shabbat, holidays, and high holidays. Includes the Torah readings for Shabbat Minchah and Monday and Thursday mornings and the Wayfarer's Prayer. All in punctuated letters. Printed in a tiny format for those traveling to America.
In general, miniature prayer books for travelers like this copy are worn, torn, and considered uncommon finds.
Cloth binding. Aging stains. Fine-very fine condition.

Category
Prayer Books and Psalms