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Lot #    22151
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 10:33:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Barukh Mordekhai
Title (Hebrew)    ברוך מרדכי
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Mordecai ben Meir Fried
City    Lemberg
Publisher    Abraham Weiss
Publication Date    1874
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [4], 64 ff. folio 325:200 mm.usual age staining, some chipping, not bound.
   Only edition of these novellae on tractate Berakhot by R. Mordecai ben Meir Fried. (d. 1913). This is part one of the novellae, on both halakhot and aggadot, covering chapters one and two. Chapters three through five were addressed in part two, not printed until 1906. The title page is dated with the chronogram “For Mordecai the Jew [was next to king Ahasuerus, and great among the Jews, and accepted by the multitude of his brothers], seeking the good of his people” (Esther 10:3). The verso of the title page has a caution against mistakenly assuming that references to akum, goyim, etc. refer to contemporary people. There are approbations signed by R. Joseph Saul ha-Levi Nathanson, R. Joel Ungar Rekkhnitz, R. Hayyim Zevi Manheimer, R. Aaron David Deutsch, and R. Isaac Nathan Lipshitz. Next is R. Fried’s introduction , a table of errata, additional introductory material, and the text intwo columns in rabbinic type.
Paragraph 2    חדושים ובאורים על מסכת ברכות בהלכות ואגדות אשר... חדשתי... מרדכי בהגאון מהר"ם פריד זצוק"ל...

הסכמות: ר' יוסף שאול הלוי נאטינזאהן, לבוב, כד תשרי תרל"ה. עם הערה; ר' יואל אונגאר רעכניטץ, אב"ד פאקש, פעסט, כ מנחם-אב תר"ל; ר' חיים צבי הירש מאנהיימער, אב"ד אונגוואר, פעסט, ו עקב תר"ל; ר' אהרן דוד בהרב מוהרא"א [ר' אברהם אהרן] דייטש, אב"ד יארמוט, בשבתו פה במושב זקנים, פעסט, כ מנחם-אב תר"ל; ר' יצחק נתן ליפשיטץ, חבק"ק סאנטא, בדרך פה עיר פעסט, א ראה תר"ל. -

   BE bet 1428; CD-EPI 0159131
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Novellae:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica