Auction No. 113

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

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 700
Estimate $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
Sold for $ 1,342
Including buyer's premium

Sermons on the Torah portions (Bereshit-Shemot) of the middle ["Mittler"] Admor of Chaba"d [1774-1828] copied in nice, orderly script. At the beginning of the manuscript in different script: "Copy from a manuscript of the Admor (presented in Shulchan Aruch Admor [=Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi] Zhitomir press siman 261")."

Some of the sermons were printed in Torat Chaim. A comparison between the manuscript and printed versions was not made.

142 leaves. Ink on paper. 17x22 cm. Ashkenazic script. Moderate condition. Stains and worming holes. Detached leaves. Not bound.