Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $200
Estimate $250 - $300
Sold for $854
Including buyer's premium

Sermons on the order of the weekly Torah readings by Rabbi Berachya son of Yitzchak Eizik of Krakow.

Specifications: [2], 83: [2], 105 leaves. 32 cm.

Content: Two sections bound together, individual title page for each section.

Unique features: The author's sermons and novellae were very popular at the time and were heavily used by preachers as source material. This is clearly indicated in the approbation of the author of the Knesset Yechezkel: "His works are discussed in all the Diaspora, and all the sages delight in them in front of their congregations."

Condition: Fine-very fine. Aging stains. Title page is detached.