Chukath HaPesach.

AUCTION 74 | Thursday, November 09th, 2017 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters & Graphic Art

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Lot 85

Chukath HaPesach.

Prefaced by “Ke’arath Keseph,” a lengthy panegyric by R. Joseph Ezovi of Perpignan; prayers and readings for the month of Nissan and for the night of Passover; Passover Hagadah; and finally, Pirkei Avoth (Ethics of the Fathers). Edited by R. Abraham Ankawa. ff. 84. Closely shaved, light stains, burn mark on two leaves, trace wormed. Modern calf-backed marbled boards. 12mo. Yudlov, 861; Halevy 12.

Jerusalem: Israel ben Abraham (Bak) 1843

Est: $1,500 - $2,000
<<The Second Jerusalem Hagadah.>> - (The first edition appeared a year prior). Carries the Haskamah of Chief Rabbi Haim Avraham Gaguine of Jerusalem who commends the man responsible for bringing the book to press, one Reuben of Damascus.