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

Tikkun Sofrim with Haftarot – Amsterdam, 1726

Opening: $400
Sold for: $1,188
Including buyer's premium

Tikkun Sofrim – Parashiot and Haftarot. Amsterdam, 1726.
The printing was "commissioned by Samuel Rodrigues Mendes, Moses Sarfati and David Gomes da Silva". With approbations, piyyutim, and various poems.
Two title pages at the beginning of the volume. The first title page was engraved by Bernard Picart. Divisional title page for the Haftarot.
One volume comprising: Five Books of the Torah, Haftarot, table of Torah readings for the festivals, and calendars in Spanish (with folding plates). The calendar section has its own Spanish title page: Calendario facil y curiozo de las tablas lunares calculadas con las tablas solares, with a Hebrew heading: "These are the festivals of G-d, holy occasions". Amsterdam, 1726.
All the parts in one volume. [5], 3-327, [2], 329-446; [10] leaves; 16, [1] pages. Folding pp. [3-8] bound after p. 16. [6] leaves originally bound at beginning of book, bound here at end. Approx. 17 cm. Good condition. Stains. Tears to several leaves, including tear to one folding plate, slightly affecting text. Gilt edges. Original leather binding, with gilt decorations (partly faded), with original marbled endpapers. Defects and wear to binding (in particular to spine; perforations from clasps on both boards).

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