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Lot #    16384
Auction End Date    12/5/2006 10:47:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Muhlefet ha-Shitot
Title (Hebrew)   
Author    Rashi; R. Isaac ben Benjamin Zev Mahrshan
City    Amsterdam
Publisher    Genootschap voor de Joodsche Wetenschap in Nederla
Publication Date    1940
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1], 38 pp., quarto, 216:165 mm., light age staining. A very good copy bound in the original title wrappers.
          
Detailed
Description
   A commentary on the books of the Bible based on Rashs commentary on the Talmud compiled by R. Isaac ben Benjamin Zev Mahrshan, chief rabbi of the Hague. In his introduction R. Mahrshan writes that monograph is being published on the fourth hundred anniversary of the birth of Rashi. He notes that Rashi was both a commentator and decisor, so thorough that he did not leave a place for other rishonim (early sages) Rashis works have been st completely studied and commented on what is there to do.that has not already been done? R. Mahrshan decided to review Rashis commentary on the Talmud, selecting those scattered instances where he explains words or verses from the Bible and to range them as a commentary. Also reviewed are entries in Rashis responsa. R. Mahrshan continues to explains his methodology in detail in the introduction. The text is arranged in the order of the books of the Bible; entries consist of the biblical verse, Rashis comment, and its source in the Talmud.
          
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. . : Overdrunk uit Bijdragen en Mededeelingen van het Genootschap voor de Joodsche Wetenschap in Nederland. VI. .

          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0178785
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Holland:    Checked
  
Subject
Bible:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica