Auction No. 084

Old books, manuscripts, maps, judaika objects and Jewish art

April 1, 2014
Opening $220
Estimate $250 - $220
Manuscript. A collection of responses on various subjects by a great rabbi of our time The Gaon Rabbi Chayim Kanievsky This collection includes 13 responses on 9 small pages including 3 pages of questions to which he replied. Rabbi Chayim Kanivsky is the son of ‘The Steipler’ (born in 1928), is renowned for his erudition in all aspects of Torah, to whom all turn with questions to which he replies with precision and acumen. Until the age of 17 he lived in the home of his uncle, author of “Chazon Ish” who even then spoke of him as a great scholar. Very fine condition.