Auction No. 093

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

April 5, 2016

Auction: Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 17:00.

Exhibition Schedule:

Thursday 31 March 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Sunday, April 3, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Monday April 4, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Opening $ 1,000
Estimate $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
Sold for $ 3,416
Including buyer's premium

Manuscript volume, in two sections. [Section 1] Novellae on the primary sugyot of the Talmud, with pilpulim on the words of the poskim and the leading Achronim. [Section 2] kuntres of she'elot and responsa. 
328 pages. 21x17 cm. Clear, legible Ashkenazic hand. Autograph, with interlinear and marginal erasures and supplements, of a proficient Torah scholar.
Lengthy introduction at the beginning of the book, thanks and praise, explanation of the content of the work and aggadah.
From leaf 77a, Kuntres HaShe'elot with title page, including responsa from the author that he discussed with other rabbis. For example, on leaf 156,b: "A question that I asked hrg"g... Shlomo Zalman..." followed by the rabbi's response and the author's rebuttal. 
Simple binding. Aging stains. Very fine condition.

Ashkenazic Manuscripts