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Lot #    29251
Auction End Date    1/25/2011 12:43:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Tikkun Moshe on Pirke Avot
Title (Hebrew)    תקון משה ע'פ אבות
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Moses b. Isaac ha-Levi Pollak
City    Paks
Publisher    מאיר סג'ל ראזענבוים
Publication Date    1899
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 84 ff. 8°, 225:140 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy loose in contemporary boards, rubbed and split.
   Only edition of these novellae on tractate Avot by R. Moses ha-Levi Pollak. R. Moses ben Isaac ha-Levi Pollak (1845–1888) was a Hungarian rabbi. Born in Szerdahely, R. Pollak studied under R. Judah Aszod and R. Abraham Samuel Sofer. In 1872 he was appointed rabbi of Bonyhad, where he established a yeshivah which attracted pupils from all parts of Hungary. He was one of the founders of the Orthodox community of Bonyhad, which he developed to a considerable extent. R. Pollak was the author of Va-Yedabber Moshe (1894–95; photoprint New York, 1943), in five parts, on the Pentateuch and various talmudic themes; Tikkun Moshe (1894–99), in five parts, sermons and discussions on talmudic topics; and this work Birkat Moshe.
Paragraph 2    ... דרושים... בהלכה ואגדה... [מאת] אאמו"ר... משה הלוי פאללאק, אב"ד ור"מ בק"ק ארטה. באניהאד... חלק ד.

על פרקי אבות... לחג שבועות... רגלים... נסדר ונעתק [על-ידי]... בן המחבר אברהם. פד דף.

   EJ; CD-EPI 0156998
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Other:    Rumania
Other:    Avot
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
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