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

Sova Semachot (Strizov), Part I – Zhovkva, 1840s – First Edition

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Sold for: $375
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Sova Semachot, Part I, novellae on the Torah and the holidays, sermons and eulogies, by R. Menachem Mendel Lezer Rabbi of Strizov (Strzyżów). Zhovkva, [ca. 1842-1847]. First edition.
The author, R. Menachem Mendel Lezer (1788-1831) was a disciple of the Chozeh of Lublin, R. Menachem Mendel of Rimanov and the Maggid of Kozhnitz.
[1], 41; 26 leaves. Lacking leaf [2] (approbations and additions). 22.5 cm. Good condition. Stains, including dampstains and wax stains. Worming. Signature on title page. New leather binding.
Stefansky Chassidut, no. 557.

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