Auction 88 - Part I - Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art

Dat Kelulah – Five Books of the Torah – Metz, 1766-1767 – Set of Five Volumes

Opening: $300
Sold for: $375
Including buyer's premium

Dat Kelulah, Five Books of the Torah with Targums, Rashi commentary, Siftei Chachamim, and selections from various books; with the Five Megillot and Haftarot. Metz (France): [Moshe Mai, 1766-1767]. Five volumes.
General title page with fine engraved border at beginning of first volume. Additionally, each part includes a divisional title page for the Chumash and one for the Haftarot (altogether 11 title pages).
Ownership inscriptions in Hebrew and Italian on the endpapers, as well as birth and death records.
Five volumes. Bereshit vol.: [3], 127, 127-133; 13; 12 leaves. Shemot vol.: [1], 112; 6; 2, 42 leaves. Vayikra vol.: [1], 82; 6; 9, 9-28 leaves. Bamidbar vol.: [1], 105; 5; 18 leaves. Devarim vol.: [1], 96; 5; 18, [1], 19-46 leaves. 24.5 cm. Good condition. Stains. Closed and open tears to a few leaves (including title page of vol. II), not affecting text. Tear to one leaf of vol. I, slightly affecting text. Inscriptions. Original leather bindings.

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Bible and Tehillim