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Bidding Information
Lot #    22366
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 12:20:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Tehillim
Title (Hebrew)    ספר תהלים
Author    [Psalms]
City    Roedelheim
Publisher    M. Lehrberger & Comp
Publication Date    c. 1870
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   XXXII, 286pp., 88:114 mm., usual light age staining, nice margins. A very good copy bound in contemporary boards.
          
Detailed
Description
   Psalms by Wolf Heidenheim. The recital of the whole Book of Psalms is widespread, whether as an act of piety by saintly individuals, or by groups of unlearned people. For this purpose "societies of reciters of Psalms" (hevrot tehillim) were and continue to be formed, and in recent times a special society has been formed in Jerusalem whereby two separate groups recite the whole Book of Psalms daily at the Western Wall. The Psalms are included in their entirety in all large prayer books.
          
Paragraph 2    בצרוף שמוש תהלים וענינים אחרים הנאותים לו. מדויק ... ע"פ המסרת וכתבי יד קדמונים ובדוקים, מאת וואלף ... היידנהיים.

עמ' VII-III: "מנין מזמורי ספר תהלים לפי קבלת רז"ל". עמ' XXIII-VII: "דבור על טעמי שלשת הספרים איוב משלי תהלים, שסימנם אמ"ת", מאת וולף היידנהיים. עמ' 284-261: שמוש תהלים.

          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0319206; EJ
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Bible:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
Other:    Psalms
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica