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Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 17:30

204 . Kabbalistic Homilies. Syria? 18th Century

Large handwritten work, with dozens of kabbalistic homilies. Syria? 18th century.

Specifications: About 255 written pages. 15x21 cm. Oriental hand with catchwords. Solitary leaves are missing.

Content: Complete work with kabbalistic homilies from the Tanach, Zohar and Tikunei HaZohar. These are novellae by the author and mention of his teachers' and colleagues' thoughts. At the start of the manuscript, under the title "VaTashev B'Petach Einayim," is the start of a table of contents in a 19th century Yemenite hand. This writer added sources between the pages of the book.
The author of the manuscript has not been identified, but it is clear that he was an expert in the secrets of kabbalah.

Condition: Fine. Aging stains. Solitary detached leaves. Minimal worming holes. Ancient leather binding. 

Estimation

$1,500 - $2,000
Auction has finished
$500
$20,740
Including buyers premium

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