Auction 85 - Judaica: Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art

Ateret Tiferet Yisrael – Segulah Book, for Blessing, Protection and Success – First and Second Editions – Lviv, 1865 / Warsaw 1871

Opening: $300
Sold for: $3,000
Including buyer's premium

Two editions of the book Ateret Tiferet Yisrael, kabbalistic teachings and allusions on the weekly Torah portions, by R. Yisrael Charif of Satanov (Sataniv) – disciple of the Baal Shem Tov:
1. Lviv, 1865. First edition. With approbations by the rebbes of Ruzhin.
[2], 43, [1]; 47, [11] leaves (misfoliation). 27 cm. Good condition. Stains. Worming. Minor marginal open tear to one leaf. Leaves trimmed with damage to heading in one place. New leather binding.
Including [8] final leaves with novellae by the author's grandson, included in some copies only.
Stefansky Chassidut, no. 462.
2. Warsaw, 1871. Second edition. With approbations from first edition, and many new approbations.
[1], 3, 82, [3] leaves. Without first title page (rare leaf, lacking in most copies). Approx. 25 cm. Fair-good condition. Stains. Worming, affecting text, repaired in part with paper. Marginal tears to final leaf, repaired with paper. New leather binding.
Segulah book. Prominent Chassidic leaders laud the holiness of the book, and describe how just having it in the house is a segulah for the safeguarding of the household members, for success in all areas, and for protection from any harm.
In both editions, the approbations shower blessings upon the buyers of this book.

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