Tochuchoth Megulah Vehatzad Nachash

AUCTION 6 | Tuesday, November 17th, 1998 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art The Property of Various Owners

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Lot 91

Tochuchoth Megulah Vehatzad Nachash

FIRST EDITION. Title within ornamental border. ff.(2),62. Few stains. Contemporary calf, gilt, upper cover tooled “...Parnasim B. Gabay...Londres,” rubbed. 8vo Vinograd, London 29; Mehlman 1700; Roth, London 8

London: for Moses Hagiz 1715

Est: $1,000 - $1,500
A two-pronged attack that sought to censure Nechemiah Chayun, perhaps the most militant champion of Sabbatian revisionism. See E. Carlebach, The Pursuit of Heresy: Rabbi Moses Hagiz and the Sabbatian Controversies (1990) pp. 137-43