Auction 54 Judaica - Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art
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LOT 110:

Or Zarua - Zhitomir 1862 - With the Rare Wrappers - Signatures

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Or Zarua Parts 1-2, R. Yitzchak of Vienna. Zhitomir, 1862 printed by the grandsons of the Slavita Rabbi, R. Chanina Lipa and R. Yehoshua Heshel Shapira.
This copy contains printed blue paper wrappers, bound before the title-page and at the end of the book. [This wrappers are not mentioned in any bibliographical descriptions of the book].
On the title page are ownership inscriptions from the city of Safed: Rabbi Refael Zilberman [Rabbi Refael Zilberman, born in Uman in 1839 and at age 11 moved to Eretz Israel with his parents. Served as Rabbi of Safed from 1872 until his death in 1918], and R. Moshe Pedhatzur [first Jewish mayor of Safed].
Part 1: Seder Zera'im, Nashim, Kodshim and Taharot, and responsa; Part 2: Seder Mo'ed. Only parts 1-2 were printed in Zhitomir; Parts 3-4 on Seder Nezikin, were published in Jerusalem during 1887-1890.
[2], 232; 4, 184 pages, 38.5 cm. Good condition. Slight worming to first leaves. Stains. Dampness damages to several leaves. Leaf 227 is detached. Tears to margins of last leaves. Non-contemporary half-leather binding.

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