Auction No. 098

Holy books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors letters, Americana & Judiaca

March 27, 2017
Opening $200
Estimate $300 - $350

Tifteh Aruch - a poem about chibut hakever and the punishments of hell, in 185 verses, by the Kabbalist Rabbi Moshe Zakut.

Eden Aruch - A poem about the Garden of Eden in 277 verses, by Rabbi Yaakov Daniel Olmo.

Specifications: [2], 13; [3], 24, [1] leaves. 24 cm. Two title pages. Vinogard, Venice 1836.

Unique Features: An uncommon book. The book Tifteh Aruch has an explanation of the words and a commentary, by Rabbi Aviad Sar Shalom Basilea. With 'permission' from the sages of Venice, in Hebrew and Italian. The book Eden Aruch has a special title page. On the last leaf: From the words of the author Rabbi Moshe Zakut, in the introduction to the Tikkunei HaShovavim, which discuss repentance.

Condition: Fine. Aging stains. A few worming holes. Old, original leather binding with a damaged spine.