Terumath Hadeshen. PUBLISHED WITH: Pesakim Ukethavim [responsa]

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 122

Terumath Hadeshen. PUBLISHED WITH: Pesakim Ukethavim [responsa]

Second edition. The Mayer Sulzberger copy. Two works in one, as issued. Separate titles, each with printer’s device (Yaari, Printer’s Marks no. 16) ff. 190, 77. Upper corners of opening two leaves worn with loss supplied in manuscript, final page laid down. Loose in 19th-century half-morocco, rubbed. 4to Vinograd, Venice 306 and 289; Habermann; Adelkind 31 and 32; Adams I-244 (second work only)

Venice: Cornelio Adelkind for Marco Antonio Giustiniani 1546

Est: $600 - $900
“Isserlein’s most important work is his responsa…(they) contain valuable material on the general history of the Jews in Germany in the 15th-century and in particular on the organization of the communities and their spiritual life. “ EJ, IX cols. 1080-81 (illustrated)