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

Or Ne'erav by Rabbi Moshe Cordovero – First Edition – Venice, 1587

Opening: $700
Sold for: $2,000
Including buyer's premium

Or Ne'erav, introduction to Kabbalah, by R. Moshe Cordovero – the Ramak. Venice: Zuan (Giovanni) di Gara, [1587]. First edition printed after the author's passing, by his son R. Gedalia Cordovero and R. Moshe Bassola.
Or Ne'erav is a basic introduction to kabbalah, in which the Ramak explains the importance of kabbalah study and correct approaches to it.
56 leaves. 15.5 cm. Good-fair condition. Stains, including dampstains. Minor open tear and minor worming to title page and first leaves, slightly affecting border, repaired with paper. Title page trimmed close to border. Censor's signatures on verso of title page. New leather binding.

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Incunabula and Early Printed Books – 15th-17th Centuries