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Lot #    26197
Auction End Date    3/23/2010 10:36:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Pekudat Eliezer
Title (Hebrew)    פקודת אלעזר
Author    [Only Ed. - Noted Copy] R. Rafael Eliezer ha-Levi
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Samuel ha-Levi Zukerman
Publication Date    1887
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [6], 130 ff., folio, 320:195 mm., wide margins, usual light age staining. A very good copy bound in contemporary half leather and marbled paper over boards.
Paragraph 1    Presentation copy - inscribed on title verso.
   Only edition of these halakhic novellae on the Shulhan Arukh by R. Rafael Eliezer ha-Levi ibn Tobo. The detailed title page informs that it Pekudat Eliezer was published posthumously, praising R. ibn Tobo and bemoaning his loss. It mentions his son, Jacob Hai and his daughter Rivka and mentions his two students who transcribed and edited the work, Samuel Raphael Bohbot and Abraham Aviczar. Their first names forming an acrostic of the first and last letters of each paragraph of the title page. The date is formed from the title of the work, Pekudat Eliezer. There are approbations from rabbis in Jerusalem, R. Raphael Meir Panziel and R. Jacob Saul Elishar followed by an introduction from the editor, in which paragraphs begin Pekudat and conclude Eliezer. The eulogyu delivered by R. Nahaman Betito, ס"ט on 21 Adar II [5]686 (Sunday, March 28, 1886) for the author. Next is the text in two columns in rabbinic type. This volume is entirely on Orah Hayyim through siman 142. Two additional volumes of Pekudat Eliezer were printed in 1892 and 1910.
Paragraph 2    ... (סובב הולך על השלחן [ערוך] ... אורח חיים ... פעולת) ... הרב ... ר' רפאל אלעזר הלוי ן' טובו ... (תלמידי הרב המחבר זיע"א המעתיקים והמגיהים) שמואל רפאל בוחבוט ... אברהם אביכזיר ... ר' שמואל בוחבוט הוסיף הערות לכל שלושת חלקי הספר. הסכמת רבני ירושלים: ר' רפאל מאיר פאניז'יל, ר' יעקב שאול אלישר , כח חשון תרמ"ז.
   Be peh 586; CD-EPI 0122362
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Novellae:    Checked
Autographed:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica