Auction 93 Part 2 - Ancient Books, Chassidic and Kabbalistic Books, Manuscripts and Letters

Amarot Tehorot – Mohyliv, 1810 / Rishon LeTzion (by the Or HaChaim) – Polonne, 1809

Opening: $300
Sold for: $1,000
Including buyer's premium

Volume comprising two books printed in Russia-Poland in the early 19th century:


1. Amarot Tehorot, five essays from the book Asarah Maamarot by the Rema of Fano, with the Yad Yehuda commentary by R. Yehuda Leib Rabbi of Mainz. Mohyliv: Tzvi Ze'ev son of David [Rabinstein], [1810].


2. Rishon LeTzion, two parts – commentary on Yehoshua, Shoftim, Shmuel, Yeshaya and Mishlei. Polonne: [Yosef HaKohen, 1809?].
Various ownership inscriptions on the title pages of both books (some trimmed).


Amarot Tehorot: [2], 142; 96, [2] leaves. Rishon LeTzion: [1], 2-6, [1], 9-10, 10-11, 13-18; [1], 2-34, 37-41 leaves (misfoliation). 20.5 cm. Mostly printed on blue paper. Overall good condition. Stains, including dampstains; worming to some leaves. Tears to some leaves, slightly affecting text. Bookplate. Non-original binding (rubbed), with defects.

Category
Books Printed in Russian and Poland