Auction 048 Rebbes of Satmar, Sighet and Bobov - Books, Objects, Letters and Manuscripts, Broadsides and Printed Items

Chiddushei Gur Aryeh / Responsa Nachalat Avot – Copy of Rebbe Moshe David Teitelbaum Rabbi of Magyarlápos, with His Signature and Stamps

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Chiddushei Gur Aryeh, on Tractates Shabbat, Eruvin and Pesachim, by R. Yehuda Loew – the Maharal of Prague. Lviv: S. L. Kugel, Lewin et Comp, 1862.
Bound with: Responsa Nachalat Avot, by R. Yisrael Isser Isserlein Rabbi of Vinnytsia, author of Shaar HaMishpat and Shaar HaDe'ah. [Lviv, 1866 – without title page].
Copy of Rebbe Moshe David Teitelbaum Rabbi of Magyarlápos, with his signature on the front endpaper and stamps at the top of the title page and at the foot of leaf [2].

Rebbe Moshe David Teitelbaum of Magyarlápos (1855-1935), eldest son of Rebbe Yisrael Yaakov Yukel Teitelbaum of Volova, and grandson and close disciple of the Yitav Lev of Sighet. Together with his grandfather, he published Tefillah LeMoshe on Tehillim by their ancestor the Yismach Moshe (see items 9-12), and other works of the Yismach Moshe and the Yitav Lev. Served as rabbi of Magyarlápos (Târgu Lăpuş, present day: Romania) for over fifty years.

Chiddushei Gur Aryeh: [2], 77 leaves. Nachalat Avot: 20, [4] leaves. Lacking title page. 32.5 cm. Good condition. Stains (dark stains to final leaf). Creases and minor wear. Stamps. Fine, new leather binding.

Books of Important Ownership – Rebbes of Sighet, Volove and their Descendants