Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $200
Estimate $300 - $400
Sold for $366
Including buyer's premium

Zemirot shel Shabbat with the Mateh Yehudah [!] commentary on Hebrew writing and the Yiddish Language. [Lemberg] 1804.

Songs for Shabbat and Saturday evening with a commentary in Yiddish in block letters. Title page illustrated with columns, a rainbow, fish, etc. Uncommon book. There is not a complete copy in the National Library.

30 leaves, 19.5 cm. Owner's notations and many signatures on the flyleaf.

Bound with: Shir HaShirim with Yiddish translation. [Lemberg]. 20 leaves. Apparently printed without a title page. The Bibliography of the Hebrew Book lists a similar book appended to one of the copies of Zemirot shel Shabbat printed in Lemberg in 1776, listing no. 000307863.

Bound with: Bechinat Olam with Bakashat HaMMY"N, Josefov 1844. Hebrew and Yiddish in vowelized letters. It's possible that a leaf before the title page is lacking, refer to The Bibliography of the Hebrew Book listing no. 000138578. [1] 73 leaves.

Fine condition. Original semi-leather binding. Aging stains.

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