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

Tefillah LeMoshe Siddur (Remak) – Premishla, 1892 – Two Volumes – First Edition – "Whoever Takes This Holy Siddur Will be Blessed with Sons, Life and Abundant Sustenance, and it Will Serve as a Protection for His Home"

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Tefillah LeMoshe siddur, year-round prayers in Sefard-Chassidic rite, with the kabbalistic Tefillah LeMoshe commentary by R. Moshe Cordovero (the Remak). Includes Or HaYashar – ethical and Chassidic conduct according to kabbalah, by R. Meir Poppers, and Derech Chaim on the laws of prayer by R. Yaakov of Lissa. Premishla (Przemyśl): Zupnik, Knoller and Hammerschmidt, 1892. First edition. Two parts in two volumes.
Prominent Chassidic leaders extol the virtues of this siddur in their approbations, assuring that it will surely bring blessing into the home. Rebbe Uri of Sambor wrote: "whoever takes the holy siddur will be blessed with sons, life and abundant sustenance, and that it will serve as a protection for his home".

Vol. I: [8], 24; 189, [4], 190-286 leaves; Vol. II: [287]-432; 8; [1], 48, [3] leaves. 22 cm. Slightly browned paper. Overall fair-good condition. Stains, including dark stains. Worming, affecting text (primarily to first leaves of vol. I). Minor marginal tears to several leaves. Stamps. New bindings.

[4] leaves with Shir HaShirim, bound in the present copy between leaves 189-190, are not listed in the Bibliography of the Hebrew Book nor in the NLI (though they do appear in the digitized Chabad Library copy in HebrewBooks).

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