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

Two Books by the Chozeh of Lublin – First Editions – Zot Zikaron – Lviv, 1851 / Zikaron Zot – Warsaw, 1869

Opening: $700
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Two books by Rebbe Yaakov Yitzchak of Lublin – the Chozeh of Lublin, first editions:
1. Zot Zikaron, Torah novellae and secrets. Lviv, [1851]. First edition.
Ownership inscription on title page. Ownership inscriptions and stamps of the Beit Midrash of Rebbe Yaakov Shimshon of Kosov in Safed.
[1], 34, 37, 39-40, 42-56; 10 leaves. Approx. 20 cm. Fair-good condition. Stains, including dampstains. Worming affecting text, and marginal open tear to one leaf, repaired with paper. Significant worming and large open tears to final leaf, affecting text, repaired with paper (photocopy replacement of missing text). Abrasions to title page. Leaves trimmed close to text, affecting headings and text in several places. Stamps and handwritten inscriptions. New leather binding.
Stefansky Chassidut, no. 194.
2. Zikaron Zot, Chassidic and kabbalistic essays on the Torah portions and selections on Neviim and Ketuvim. Warsaw, 1869. First edition.
[2], 74 leaves. 21.5 cm. Good-fair condition. Stains. Worming, affecting text, repaired in part with paper. Handwritten inscriptions. New leather binding.
Stefansky Chassidut, no. 204.

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