Auction 93 Part 2 - Ancient Books, Chassidic and Kabbalistic Books, Manuscripts and Letters

Sefer Tanchuma – Venice, 1545 – Printed by Daniel Bomberg

Opening: $600
Sold for: $1,000
Including buyer's premium

Sefer Tanchuma, Yelamdenu, Midrash on the Five Books of the Torah. Venice: Daniel Bomberg, 1545. Second edition.
Many glosses in Italian script (some trimmed).

Censorship inscription on p. 97b. Censorship expurgations on several leaves.

97 leaves. Lacking final leaf. 28.5 cm. Good-fair condition, final leaves in fair condition. Many stains, including dampstains. Open tears, repaired with paper (some slightly covering text). Large open tears to final leaves, with significant damage to text, repaired with paper. Handwritten inscription (in pen) on title page. New binding.

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