Winner's Auctions No. 111

Important Historic Documents, Haskalah, Einstein, Seforim, Manuscripts and Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

December 11, 2018
Opening $800
Estimate $1,000 - $1,200

Torah, Prophets, and Writings, one volume. Frankfurt on the Oder, 1595. Incomplete copy.

Beautiful edition of the Tanakh. Every fifth verse is marked with a letter. According to the Bibliography of the Hebrew Book (record 304538), the text was printed in Wittenberg in 1587, and a title page and colophon were added in 1595.

23 cm. With separate title pages for Early Prophets, Later Prophets and Writings. Missing two leaves from the Torah's beginning and two leaves at the book's end, including the haftarah chart.

Very fine condition, except for reinforcements on margins of first ten leaves and minor tears on first two leaves.

Category
Early Prints