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Bidding Information
Lot #    22331
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 12:03:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Saul Barsam
Title (Hebrew)    מכתב מה'ר שאול ברזם
Author    [Ms.]
City    Bene Berak
Publication Date    1960
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Airletter, 185:284 mm., light age staining, ink o npaper, neat Ashkenazic script, signed, and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Letter by R. Saul Barsam, elder son in law of the Steipler. He passed on at a young age and left a widow with 8 children. The Steipler, to provide the widow with sustenance gave her the exclusive righty to distribute his works title Kehilot Yaakov. The right is honored by the Steipler's son R. Hayyim.

R. Barsam was an erudite scholar and records novellae in the letter he heard from his father in law.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Novellae:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica