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Divrei Moshe (Dolyna) – Medzhybizh, 1818 – First Edition

Divrei Moshe, Chassidic and kabbalistic essays on the weekly Torah portions, by R. Moshe Shoham Rabbi of Dolyna. [Medzhybizh? 1818?]. First edition.
The author, R. Moshe Shoham Rabbi of Dolyna (d. 1820) was one of the youngest disciples of the Baal Shem Tov, whom he quotes in his book. He also authored Seraf Pri Etz Chaim on kabbalah, and Imrei Shoham on Talmudic tractates.

[2], 3-58; 6 leaves. 20 cm. Bluish paper. Fair condition. Stains. Worming, affecting text. Minor marginal open tears to title page and final leaf, affecting text on final leaf, repaired with paper. Leaves trimmed with damage to headings in several places. Stamps and handwritten inscriptions. New leather binding.