Chamishah Chumshei Torah.

AUCTION 1 | Thursday, November 14th, 1996 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art

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Lot 84

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.