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

Ateret Zekenim, by Rabbi Yitzchak Abarbanel – Sabbioneta, 1556 – First Edition

Opening: $400
Sold for: $1,250
Including buyer's premium

Ateret Zekenim, polemic work on providence and prophecy, by R. Yitzchak Abarbanel. Sabbioneta: Tobias Foà, 1556.
Signature on title page, in Italian script: "Gedalia Yitzchak Treves".
40 leaves. Lacking [4] final leaves. 20 cm. Good-fair condition. Stains, some leaves with many stains and dampstains. Small open tear to the top of the title page, affecting border, repaired with paper. Paper repairs to second leaf. Censorship deletions (an entire line was deleted on one leaf). Handwritten inscriptions. New binding.

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Early Printed Books – 16th-17th Centuries