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Lot #    19398
Auction End Date    11/13/2007 12:16:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Kelilat Hasanim
Title (Hebrew)    כלילת חתנים
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Aaron Mendel Cohen
City    Cairo
Publisher    Greenberg Brothers
Publication Date    1910
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [1], 16 f., quarto, 201:143 mm., usual light age staining. A very good copy bound in modern cloth boards, wrappers bound in.
   Laws for a groom printed on the occasion of a wedding by the Chief Rabbi of Cairo, R. Aaron Mendel Cohen (1866-1927). R. Cohen was born in Tiberius and educated there, received ordination from the Tiberius rabbinate. An erudite scholar, many of his works have been printed. Among his noted works are Kuntres Agunot (Cairo 1924) responsa regarding an abandoned wife; Semikhat Hakhamim, Sefer Ha'Agudah (Cairo 1911) attempt to resurrect the anointment of rabbinical judges in Eretz Israel; and many others
Paragraph 2    ליקוטי דינים ומנהגים אירוסין ונשואין ומשוש דודים מראה מקומות ראשונים ואחרונים אספם וחברם מו"ר חותני... ר' אהרן מענדל בחר"ן [!] הכהן שליט"א. והיא מנחה אלי שלוחה... ליום חתונתי עם רעיתי מ' מנוחה... אנא... אברהם דובער בהרה"ג ר' טובי' ראזענטאהל זצ"ל...
   CD-EPI 0140255
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Egypt
Halacha:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica