Peirush al HaTorah [commentary to the Pentateuch]

AUCTION 80 | Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at 1:00 PM
The Valmadonna Trust Library: Further Selections from the Historic Collection. * Hebrew Printing in America. * Graphic & Ceremonial Art

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Lot 28

Peirush al HaTorah [commentary to the Pentateuch]

<<FIRST EDITION.>> Edited by Samuel d’Archivolti. Printer’s device on title (Yaari, Printer’s Marks no. 18). On title, inscription of former owner, “Yedidyah Camerino.” On final page, censor’s signature, “Revisto p[er] me Antonio Fran[cesco] Enriques d’ord[in]e dell…monas. Arciu’ d’Urbino 1687” (see Wm. Popper, The Censorship of Hebrew Books, pl. IV, no. 3). The Prof. Abraham J. Karp copy. ff. 425 (i.e. 424), (1). Ex-library, few light stains. Modern tinted calf. Folio. Vinograd, Venice 641; Habermann, di Gara 53; Mehlman 626.

Venice: Asher Parenzo for Giovanni di Gara 1579

Est: $1,200 - $1,800