Meir Iyov [commentary to the Book of Job, with text]

AUCTION 3 | Tuesday, November 25th, 1997 at 1:00
Fine Hebrew Printed Books Duplicates from the Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary of America

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Lot 28

Meir Iyov [commentary to the Book of Job, with text]

Second edition. The Samuel Schoenblum-Mayer Sulzberger copy. Title letters historiated, printer’s device (Yaari, Printer’s Marks no. 34) ff. 124. Trimmed, lightly browned in places. 19th-century half-roan over marbled boards, spine in compartments and titled in gilt, loose in binding. Sm. 4to Vinograd, Venice 546

(Riva di Trento) - Venice: Giorgio di Cavalli 1562-67

Est: $500 - $700
The work was begun in Riva di Trento but completed in Venice some years later following the death of of the original printer mid-way through publication. See Tauber & Sonne, Kiryat Sepher vol. VI pp. 455-56 and vol. VII pp. 168-69