Auction No. 094

Rare Books & Manuscripts, Rabbinical letters, Zionism, Erez Israel, Judiaca objects & art, numismatics & archeology

July 19, 2016
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 350 - $ 400
Sold for $ 390
Including buyer's premium

Tzenah U'Renah. Chamishah Chumshei Torah in Yiddish by Rabbi Yaakov ben R' Yitzchak of Yanov. Amsterdam, [1738]. Uncommon work.
[2] 198 leaves, 34 cm. Early nice copy of this noted work. Printed in two columns in Tzenah U'Renah letters. The verses are in vowelized, print letters. Owner signatures.
Old binding in disrepair. Leather-covered wood boards with geometric designs and two metal clasps, without the buckles. Minimal aging stains. Other than the binding, very fine condition.