Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300
Sold for $ 390
Including buyer's premium

Zimrat Ha'Aretz. A description of the siege of Tiberias in the years 1742-1743, the rescue of the city and the actions of Rabbi Chaim Abulafia. With poems in honor of Tiberias and in honor of the Mishnaic and Talmudic sages buried there, by Rabbi Yaakov Birav.

Specifications: 28 leaves, 20 cm. Thick paper.

Unique Features: An uncommon book. Added to this edition is a long introduction in the form of a poem by Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Abulafia, a descendant of Rabbi Chaim Abulafia. Most of the poems and songs are in Ladino. 

Condition: Very fine. Original slightly worn semi-leather binding.

Bibliographic Books and Miscellaneous