Auction 65 Judaica - Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art
Tuesday, 12.3.19 (Your local time)
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LOT 239:

Certificate Signed by the Author of Shevet Sofer - Pressburg, 1893

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Certificate, confirmation of the state of poverty of the woman "Fanny Franziska Mendelsohn geb. (born) Katz", bearing the (German) signature of R. Simcha Bunim Sofer, author of Shevet Sofer. Pressburg, 1893. German. R. Simcha Bunim Sofer (1843-1907), author of Shevet Sofer, was the son of the "Ktav Sofer" and from 1872 his successor as rabbi of Pressburg and head of the yeshiva. A prominent rabbi in his times, he stood at the helm of Hungarian Chareidi Jewry. Most of the Hungarian rabbis of that generation were his disciples. Among his works are Responsa Shevet Sofer on the four parts of the Shulchan Aruch, Shevet Sofer novellae on the Talmud and Shaarei Simcha on the Torah. [1] leaf. 24 cm. Good condition. Folding marks. Small tears.

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