Chochmath Mano’ach [glosses to the Talmud]

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 189

Chochmath Mano’ach [glosses to the Talmud]

FIRST EDITION. Published by the Author’s son. Title within 4-part border. Large woodcut of King David with celestial figure on final page ff.147. Upper margin of final leaf repaired with loss of few letters. Lightly stained and browned. Modern calf-backed marbled boards. Sm.4to Vinograd, Prague 214; Mehlman 843

Prague: Jacob ben Gershom Bak 1612

Est: $700 - $1,000
Includes annotations and corrections to all of the Talmud, and particularly to the Cracow edition of 1602-5. See C.B. Friedberg, History of Hebrew Typography in Poland (1932) pp. 21. (See also lot 241)