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LOT 36:

Venice Tana"ch - Mikra'ot Gedolot. Complete Set [4 Volumes]. Venice, 1568. Magnificent leather bindings

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Tana"ch - Mikra'ot Gedolot, with commentaries by Rash"i, Ibn Ezra, Ralba"g, Rabbeinu Sa'adiah Gaon, Rada"k and Mesorah. Di Gara Press. Venice, 1568. Impressive complete set (4 volumes).
Before us is an early and most important edition of Mikra'ot Gedolot. The printers write that they were careful to avoid the mistakes and errors of the previous edition. Each volume has a special title page with a copperplate architectural border. Half-title page for the Five Scrolls. Complete copy including all the introductions, Mesorah Gedolah and Targum Yerushalmi al HaTorah.
Volume I, Torah and the Five Scrolls: [6], 228; 7 [1].
Volume II, Early Prophets: [1] 234-441.
Volume III, Later Prophets: [1] 442-685 leaves.
Volume IV, Writings: [1] 688-926; 66 leaves. 41 cm. Wide margins.
Haberman-Yudelov, HaMadpis Juan di Gara V'Reshimat Sifrei Beit Defuso, 10.
Very fine condition. Minimal aging stains. Owners' notations from the time of printing. Bound in four antique gilt leather bindings. Light blemishes to the spine.

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