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

Collection of Kabbalistic and Homiletic Books from the Teachings of the Gaon of Vilna and His Disciples

Opening: $300
Sold for: $813
Including buyer's premium

Nine kabbalistic and homiletic books from the teachings of the Gaon of Vilna and his disciples:
• Afikei Yehuda by R. Yehuda Leib HaLevi Edel. Lviv, 1828.
• Hechalot HaZohar with the commentary of the Gaon of Vilna. [Königsberg], [1856]. First edition.
• Tikunei HaZohar, with the commentary of the Gaon of Vilna. Vilna, 1867. First edition. First title page engraved.
• Sifra DeTzniuta, with the commentary of the Gaon of Vilna. Vilna, 1882.
• Zohar Chadash, with the commentary of R. Moshe Zacuto, other commentaries, and the commentaries and glosses of the Gaon of Vilna. Warsaw, 1885. Ownership inscription on the title page.
• Menachem Tzion, commentary on the Idra Zuta. Premisla, 1885. Mistakenly attributed to R. Menachem Mendel of Vitebsk; the true author is R. Menachem Mendel of Shklow.
• Mayim Adirim, commentary on the Idra Zuta, by R. Menachem Mendel of Shklow disciple of the Gaon of Vilna. Warsaw, 1886. This book is identical to Menachem Tzion, printed in Premisla 1885.
• Shaar HaShirim, songs for the Shabbat and festival meals according to the Zohar and Arizal, by R. Moshe Shlomo of Tolochin (disciple of the Gaon of Vilna). Warsaw, 1889.
• Maalot HaTorah, with Igeret HaGra. Munkacs, 1894.


9 books. Size and condition vary. New bindings. The books were not examined thoroughly, and are being sold as is.

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The Gaon of Vilna and his Disciples