Seder Techinoth Ubakashoth [“Supplications and Petitions”]

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 165

Seder Techinoth Ubakashoth [“Supplications and Petitions”]

Two separate editions. With Yiddish translation printed in Wayber-taytsch type. f.8 with Psalm 67 in form of seven-branched Menorah ff. 72. Closely shaved and stained. Modern boards. 8vo Vinograd, Sulzbach 426 and 470

Sulzbach: Zekel b. Aaron 1794 and 1798

Est: $250 - $300
Two editions of the very popular genre of “Techinah” prayers. Unique in their simple manner and popular style. Intimate, tender and highly personal, these prayers were composed almost exclusively for the needs of women and so in turn were shaped according to the psyche and patterns of a woman’s life