Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300
Gaon Zvi. Novellae on the Talmud by Rabbi Zvi Hirsh Horowitz. Prague, 1737. Only edition. Antiquated owner signatures and glosses in an Ashkenazic hand, unidentified. [2] 2-73 leaves. 34.5 cm. The author was a member of the Horowitz family of Levites, he passed away c. 1680. Some copies have additional leaves of approbations that were printed in Wilhermsdorf after the printing was completed. Old binding. Stains. Worming holes. Moderate-fine condition.