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

Imrei Maharin – Jarosław, 1908 – Dedication by Rebbe Elazar Horowitz of Grodzisk (Brother-in-Law of Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar)

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Imrei Maharin on the Torah, homilies and commentaries on the Torah, with responsa, by R. Yaakov Naftali Eisenberg Rabbi of Ulanów, Turka and Sambor. Jarosław: L. Styrna, 1908. Only edition.
Dedication by Rebbe Elazar Horowitz of Grodzisk (written by a scribe, partly trimmed), with his stamp, on leaf [5].

Rebbe Elazar Horowitz of Grodzisk-Tarnów (1881 – perished in the Holocaust 1943), son of Rebbe Avraham Chaim of Polaniec and descendant of R. Naftali of Ropshitz. His sister was the wife of Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar. Rabbi of Grodzisk and dayan in Tarnów. After his father's passing, he became a prominent rebbe in Galicia, attracting many Chassidim. Perished in the Holocaust in the Tarnów ghetto.

[7], 72, [1], 9 leaves. Leaves 53-56, and leaves 1-2 of second sequence bound out of order. 19.5 cm. Good condition. Stains and wear. Leaves trimmed close to text. Fine, new (gilt-decorated) leather binding.

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