12:32:02


[Login]   
[Book List]  

PLEASE NOTE: All bidding for the auction currently underway
at our new website at www.virtualjudaica.com/
.

 
Bidding Information
Lot #    19298
Auction End Date    11/13/2007 11:26:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Bnei Joseph
Title (Hebrew)    בני יוסף
Author    [Only Ed. - Avot]
City    Leipzig
Publisher    C.W. Vollrath
Publication Date    1872
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 47 pp., 208:135 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy not bound.
          
Detailed
Description
   Pirke Avot with the commentary of R. Benjamin b. Joseph Feilbogen. Avot became a text for recital in the synagogue, it has been reproduced and reprinted more often than any other talmudic work. It is included in editions of the traditional prayer book. Since it furnishes teachings of what the Jewish sages considered fundamental aspects of life, and because these teachings were expressed in polished epigrams, Avot has been the best known talmudic treatise among non-Jews. It has been translated into Latin, English, French, German, Italian - probably into every language the prayer book has been translated into.
          
Paragraph 2    ציונים על מסכת אבות... אבי מורי הרב... מו"ה יוסף בי"ח זצ"ל... המחבר בנימן בי"ח פיילבאגען, רב בעדת ישרון ק"ק גראסמעזעריטש...
          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0157604
        
Associated Images
2 Images (Click thumbnail to view full size image):
  Order   Image   Caption
  1   Click to view full size  
  
  2   Click to view full size  
  
  
Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Other:    Avot
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica