Shulchan Ha-Tahor [the daily recitation of the 613 precepts]

AUCTION 28 | Tuesday, April 05th, 2005 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: The Library of the late Professor Abraham J. Karp.

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Lot 46
AZULAI, NISSIM ZERACHIAH.

Shulchan Ha-Tahor [the daily recitation of the 613 precepts]

FIRST EDITION ff. 44. Contemporary half calf, very rubbed and chipped. 12mo. Yaari, Safed 12

Safed: I. Bak 1836

Est: $300 - $400
PRICE REALIZED $600
Based upon the order enumerated by the SHa”CH in his work Poal Tzedek (See Lot number ***), with additional material including a section on the laws and customs in relation to dining. Azuali was killed when an earthquake hit Safed in 1837. According to Yaari this was the last book printed before the earthquake. Printing was not resumed until 1863. (See lot 126.)