Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 4,000
Estimate $ 5,000 - $ 6,000
Torah, Prophets and Writings. Geneva at the press of Kapa Ilan [Pierre de la Rovière]. 17 volumes. 10.5 cm. Genesis: [125+ 3 blanks]. Exodus: [125 + 3 blanks]. Leviticus: [74+ 4 blanks]. Numbers: [107+1 blank]. Deuteronomy: [95+3 blanks]. Joshua and Judges: [130 + 3 blanks]. Samuel: [151+3 blanks]. Kings: [159] leaves. Isaiah: [108] leaves. Jeremiah: [131+2 blanks]. Ezekiel: [119+1 blank]. The Twelve: [91+ 5?]. Psalms: [135+3 blanks] with an indexes of chapters. Proverbs and Job: [101+2 blanks]. Five Megillot [64] leaves. Daniel Ezra [Nehemiah]: [100+ 4 blanks]. Chronicles: [155+4 blanks]. Complete set of an early, punctuated Tanach. Bound in magnificent leather bindings, green and red, gold embossing on the spine. Nice, matching case. Minimal worming marks on solitary leaves. Overall fine-very fine condition.
Category
Early Prints