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Lot #    5240
Auction End Date    7/15/2003 3:26:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Menorat Ha'Ma'ohr
Title (Hebrew)    מנורת המאור
Author    [Binding - Fine Copy] R. Isaac Aboab
City    Leghorn
Publisher    Jacob Toviana
Publication Date    1857
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   230 f., quarto, 252:185 mm., light browning, old Moroccan hands on title and verso, marble-crinkled end papers. A near fine copy bound in contemporary full speckled calf boards, tooled in gilt, spine in compartments with raised separation bars in gilt.
   With Nefesh Yehuda commentary of R. Moshe Frankfurt. Leaf two has an illustration of a Menorah. Work was published by R’ Yehuda Moshe Hanoch of Eden, Yemen, who traveled to Italy to publish works for Yemenite Jewry.
Paragraph 2    מנורת המאור לר' יצחק אבוהב, עם פירוש נפש יהודה מר' משה פרנקפורט. בדף ב ציור מנורה. את הספר הביא לדפוס ר' יהודה משה חנוך מעדן שבתימן, שנסע לאיטליה להדפיס שם ספרים עבור יהודי תימן.
   Vinograd, Leghorn 1152
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Italy:    Checked
Other:    Morals
Bindings:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica