Sepher Oz Le’elo-him [Kabbalah- commentary to “Meheimmantua de Chola” attributed to Shabbatai Tzvi]

AUCTION 10 | Tuesday, June 27th, 2000 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art

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Lot 118
HAYUN, NECHEMIAH CHIYA

Sepher Oz Le’elo-him [Kabbalah- commentary to “Meheimmantua de Chola” attributed to Shabbatai Tzvi]

First Edition. Title within ornamental border. ff.3,7,88. Loss of a few letters in title. Contemporary blind-tooled calf, spine starting, lacking clasps. 8vo Vinograd, Berlin 73

Berlin: Baruch Buchbinder 1713

Est: $400 - $600
PRICE REALIZED $650
As a result of the controversies concerning this work, Hayon was placed under excommunication by most of the European Rabbinate. See: E. Carlebach, The Pursuit of Heresy (1990) pp.99-104; M. Carmilly-Weinberger, pp. 62-7.