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

Pirkei Eliyahu – Basel, 1527

Opening: $400
Sold for: $625
Including buyer's premium

Pirkei Eliyahu, principles of Hebrew grammar – Capitula Cantici Specierum, Proprietatum & Officiorum, by R. Eliyahu Bachur, with Latin foreword and translation, by Sebastian Münster. Basel: [Froben], 1527. Second edition. Hebrew and Latin on facing pages.
Handwritten notes (in Latin), and markings in margins and body of text.
[97] leaves. Lacking one leaf in middle (leaf [56]). 16.5 cm. Good-fair condition. Stains, including dampstains. Dark ink stains to leaf edges. Minor wear. Wormhole through some 35 leaves, affecting text. Inscriptions. New binding.
From the collection of Dan Yardeni.

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