Zichron Yoseph [responsa and novellae]

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 323

Zichron Yoseph [responsa and novellae]

FIRST EDITION. Title within typographic border ff. (3), 119, mispaginated. Browned. Recent roan-backed boards, rubbed. Folio

Fuerth: Itzik Buchbinder 1773

Est: $350 - $500
One of the foremost Talmudists of the mid-eighteenth century , Steinhardt was exceptionally conservative in his approach. According to JE, XI col. 543, upon appointment as Chief Rabbi to Nieder-Ehenheim in Lower Alsace in 1755, Steinhardt induced the Lord of the Manor to forbid men and women from dancing together