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

Siddur – London, 1880 – Bar Mitzvah Gift – Fine Copy in Elegant Leather Binding

Opening: $300

Daily, Sabbath, Festival and occasional prayers, according to the ritual of the German and Polish Jews. London, 1880. Hebrew and English on facing pages.
Fine copy in elegant leather binding, presented as a bar mitzvah gift.
A piece of leather pasted on inside front board bears the following gilt inscription: "Presented to B. M. Benjamin, by Phillip Raphael, on the Occasion of His Bar Mitzvah, Adar the 6th 5645, February 21st 1885".
[5], 420, 420; 56, [2], XXXII pages. 18 cm. Good condition. Stains. Gilt edges. Gilt-decorated red leather binding. Damage and wear to binding. Bookplate.

PLEASE NOTE: Item descriptions were shortened in translation. For further information, please refer to Hebrew text.

Siddurim and Prayer Books
Siddurim and Prayer Books