(Sabbath Prayers)

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

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Lot 313

(Sabbath Prayers)

Black ink on paper, Hebrew text in square script, 32pp., each page within 4-part border. Lower corners worn through use, contemporary boards, few ff. loose, 8vo

Fiorenzuola (Italy): 1837 (and onwards)

Est: $1,000 - $1,500
Numerous prayers intoned by the Sabbath Cantor of this Tuscan community, on behalf of local communal worthies (past and present) as well as Royal Heads of State (updated). Majority of prayers memorialize individuals and entire communities martyred as Jews.