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Lot #    29163
Auction End Date    1/25/2011 11:59:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Moreh Zedek
Title (Hebrew)    מור'ה צד'ק
Author    [Only Ed.] R. David Sabah of Marrakesh
City    Tunis
Publisher    Jacob Gig
Publication Date    1915
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [1] 6 pp., 29 ff., 217:154 mm., usual age staining, wide margins. A very good copy bound in contemporary boards, rubbed.
   Three part work, novellae on the Hoshen Mishpat; contracts; and the final section contains segulot and remedies for various ailments. R. David Sabah (d. 1859), Chief Rabbi of Marrakesh. He founded a Yeshiva in Marrakesh where learning continued to the late hours of the night. The Yeshiva was still in existence in the 1940's. He authored many works which have not survived, this volume was assembled by his grandson from manuscripts and published. His work Maskil Le-David (Tunis 1919) contains responsa, novellae and expositions on the Bible and Talmud. The work contains a list of donors (pp. 2-5) which represents all of Moroccan Jewry: Marrakesh, Casablanca, Rabat, and Mogador.
Paragraph 2    ... נחלק לשלשה קונטריסן. קונטריס ראשון, נימוק על ש"ע ח"מ וקצת דנים [!] הלכה למעשה... חברו הרב... אב"ד ... מראקיש... משנת ח'פ'צ'ת'י' [תקפ"ח]... ר'... דוד... צבאח זלה"ה. וקונטריס ב, שטרות ע"פ מראקיש... קונטריס ג, סגולות ורפואות בדוקות ומנסות... ועליתי אותם במזבח הדפוס... יוסף בן א"א דוד נחמיאש... שנת ד'ו'ד' מ'ל'ך' י'ש'ר'א'ל' ח'י' ה'ו'א'
   CD-EPI 0160329
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Tunis
Novellae:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica