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

Avnei Milu'im – Two Parts – First Edition – Lviv-Zhovkva, 1815-1825

Opening: $300
Sold for: $475
Including buyer's premium

Avnei Milu'im, two parts: Shulchan Aruch Even HaEzer, with Avnei Milu'im – novellae and responsa, and with Meshovev Netivot, by R. Aryeh Leib HaKohen Heller Rabbi of Stryi. Part I, sections 1-52, Lviv: Herz Grossmann, 1815. Part II, sections 69-178, Zhovkva: Gerson Letteres, 1825. First edition of both parts, in two volumes.
Meshovev Netivot, printed at the end of part I, is a response to the objections of the Netivot HaMishpat on his book Ketzot HaChoshen.
Various signatures and stamps. Old signature on title page of part II.

Two parts in two volumes. Vol. I: [1], 75; [4]; 14 leaves. [4] leaves with foreword by author's son-in-law and indexes bound before 14 leaves of Meshovev Netivot. Vol. II: [4], 80; 22, 25-30; [3] leaves. Lacking leaves 23-24 of second sequence. Approx. 36 cm. Condition varies, vol. I in fair condition, most leaves of vol. II in good-fair condition. Stains, including dampstains. Wear and many creases to vol. I. Marginal tears and open tears. Open tears to title page of vol. II and several other leaves, affecting text, repaired in part with paper. Worming. Stamps and handwritten inscriptions. Old bindings, worn and damaged.

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