Auction 86 - Part I - Rare & Important Items

Mshnayot Order Zera'im with the Commentaries of the Rambam and the Rash of Sens – From the First Talmud Edition of Daniel Bomberg – Venice, 1522

Opening: $3,000
Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for: $8,125
Including buyer's premium
Mishnayot Order Zera'im – with the commentaries of the Rambam and Rabbenu Shimshon (the Rash) of Sens. Venice, 1522. From the first Talmud edition published by Daniel Bomberg.
With the preface of the Rambam to Order Zera'im, and the translator's foreword.
Ownership inscription on verso of title page – "Shimshon son of Weidel Shapira".
Handwritten inscriptions in several places.
86; 6 leaves. 35 cm. Fair condition. Stains, including dampstains and traces of past dampness (significant stains in several places). Extensive worming, affecting text, mostly repaired with paper. Many open tears (large tears to title page), affecting text, repaired with paper (photocopy text replacement in several places). New leather binding.
Siddurim and Prayer Books, Bibles, Talmud
Siddurim and Prayer Books, Bibles, Talmud