(BIBLE, Yiddish. PENTATEUCH, HAPHTAROTH AND MEGILOTH).
Chamishah Chumshei Torah.
Yiddish text with a summary of Rashi’s commentary, edited by Israel Sifroni. Printer’s device on title.
Title loose and crudely laid down, 3 introductory ff. bound at end, stained, previous owner’s stamps, contemporary mottled calf, worn, upper cover detached, sm. folio Vinograd, Basle 178; Prijs, Basle137; not in Adams; see Darlow & Moule (noted not listed) following no.4483
Basle: Thomas Guarin 1583
Est: $1,000 - $1,500
The earliest appearance of Rashi’s commentary in the Yiddish language.