Sepher Mitzvath Gadol (SM”G) [Rabbinic law]

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 186
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Sepher Mitzvath Gadol (SM”G) [Rabbinic law]

Fifth edition. Title within architectural arch. Signed on title-page Avi-Ezri Zelig and Raphael Schwalb of Hanau, final blank with definitive statement of ownership signed by Samuel Unna ff. 250, (2), 251-316. Title extended to size, f.2 remargined, moderately worn and stained in places. Contemporary blind-tooled calf over wooden boards with various historiated rolls, rebacked, upper cover starting. Folio Vinograd, Venice 318; Habermann, Bomberg 194; Adams M-1872

Venice: Daniel Bomberg 1547

Est: $300 - $500
PRICE REALIZED $425
Opening blank signed by Ben-Zion Rabinovitch - (possibly Ben-Zion Ostrover? - one of the foremost Chassidim of the Courts of Kotzk and Ger)