Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $250
Estimate $350 - $500
Sold for $390
Including buyer's premium

Novellae and elucidations on the entire Tractate Pesachim, by Rabbi Yechezkel HaLevi Landau Av Beit Din of Prague, author of Shu"t Noda B'Yehuda.

Specifications: [2], 123, [1] leaves. 33 cm. First edition.

Unique features: Especially nice copy.

Background: The book is named Tzion L'Nefesh Chaya in honor of the author's mother; parallel to his Noda B'Yehuda that was named for his father. In his preface, the author relates about the effort he expended on this Tractate. His efforts bore fruit, and this work was accepted as the most fundamental, comprehensive work on the Tractate.

Condition: Very fine. Old binding.

Category
Classic Books