Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 300 - $ 400
Sold for $ 244
Including buyer's premium

Tikunei HaZohar with Tikunim M'Zohar Chadash by Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, with the elucidations of the Vilna Gaon and his son.

Specifications: [5], 172, 52 leaves. 24 cm. First edition. Otzar Sifrei HaGRA 724.

Unique features: Nice copy. Printed on thick, quality paper. Two title pages, the first title page is illustrated. Sections of the printed text on both title pages are in gold.

Content: "Printed entirely with the Biur HaGRA. The preface to the tikunim includes elucidations from his son, Rabbi Avraham, taken from his manuscript, along with many comments and compliations from the Vilna Gaon that relate to the elucidation on the Tikunei Zohar and Zohar Chadash. All was printed and proofread from the manuscripts of the Vilna Gaon, particularly proofread from the Tikunim (Proops, 1719), which was used by the Vilna Gaon and that he annotated in his own handwriting."

Condition: The leaves of the book are in very fine-excellent condition. The binding is in disrepair.

Books By The Vilna Gaon & His Disciples