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

Seder HaAshmorot – Following the Carpentras Rite – Amsterdam, 1763

Opening: $400
Sold for: $500
Including buyer's premium

Selichot for Elul and the Ten Days of Repentance, following the rite of the communities of Carpentras, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and Cavaillon. Amsterdam, [1763].
Selichot and piyyutim following the rite unique to the Carpentras community (south-eastern France), printed to provide for the growing needs of the community, which could not anymore be fulfilled with handwritten copies.
Ownership inscriptions on the title page and final leaf: "Michael de Milhau"; "This is the book of Betzalel son of Gad de Milhau (see enclosed material for more information on the rabbis of Carpentras from the de Milhau [de Milliaud] family).
82 leaves. 23.5 cm. Good condition. Stains. Many handwritten inscriptions on the endpapers. New binding.

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