Auction 65 Judaica - Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art
Tuesday, 12.3.19 (Your local time)
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LOT 74:

Mafte'ach HaDikduk - Marburg, 1532 - Latin - First Book with Hebrew Letters Printed in Marburg

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Mafte'ach HaDikduk, introduction to the Holy Tongue - Aug. Sebastiani Nouzeni, De literarum, vocum, et accentuum Haebraicorum natura - by August Sebastian Nouzen. Marburg, 1532. Latin, with some Hebrew and Greek. First book with Hebrew letters to be printed in Marburg. The book includes sentences in Hebrew from the prayers and from the words of the sages. Likewise, it includes a chapter on the form of the Hebrew alphabet, with samples of square and semi-cursive script, cantillation notes and more. On leaf [79], musical notation for the various cantillation marks. [96] leaves. 14 cm. Fair-poor condition. Stains. Extensive worming, affecting text, some repaired with paper. New binding.

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