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

Five Books of the Torah, with Five Megillot and Haftarot – Small-Format Edition – Amsterdam, 1754-1756 – Original Leather Binding

Opening: $500

Five Books of the Torah, Five Megillot and Haftarot, with Targum Onkelos and Rashi commentary. Amsterdam: Yosef, Yaakov and Avraham, sons of Shlomo Proops, [1754-1756]. Small format.
Separate title pages for Bamidbar and Devarim, for the Five Megillot and for Haftarot.
280; [1], 282-445, [2]; [1], 446-491; [1] blank leaf, 55 leaves. Lacking last leaf. One gathering (leaves 409-420) bound upside-down. 12.5 cm. Condition varies. First leaves in fair condition. Most leaves in good-fair condition. Stains. Dark stains and extensive wear to first leaves. Tears, including open tears affecting text. Worming, affecting text. Paper repairs to title page, affecting text. Margins trimmed close to text, affecting headings (some headings are entirely lacking). Original leather binding, with damage and worming.

PLEASE NOTE: Item descriptions were shortened in translation. For further information, please refer to Hebrew text.

Bibles and Tehillim
Bibles and Tehillim