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Lot #    8294
Auction End Date    10/19/2004 11:01:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Heshev Ha-Eiphod
Title (Hebrew)    חשב האפד
Author    [Noted Copy] R. Phinehas Aryeh Ari b. Zvi Hirsch
City    Lemberg
Publisher    S. Back
Publication Date    1862
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [4], 48 ff., 240:174 mm., nice margins, light age staining. A very good copy bound in modern full leather boards.
Paragraph 1    The copy of R. Israel Shalom Joseph Friedmann, Rebbe of Sadigura with his stamp on title.
   Kabbalistic and hasidic work on the Pentateuch centered on gematriot (hermeneutical) rules.

R. Phinehas Aryeh Ari b. Zvi Hirsch (1790-1853) was born into a prominent Rabbinical family and studied in the schools of noted Hasidic Rebbes. He also wrote Kitphod ha-Eiphod on hasidic topics.

Paragraph 2    [על סדר פרשיות התורה]... חשבונות וגימטריאות... אשר חיבר... מוה' פנחס אריה זצ"ל אב"ד דק' טורקא. הובא לביה"ד [לבית-הדפוס] ע"י נכדו... מו' חיים יעקב ני' בן... מו' אברהם מרדכי ז"ל ועם... מוה' לוי משה בהרב... מוה' מרדכי לאבין..

הסכמות: ר' חיים האלברשטאם, צאנז, ד וירא תרכ"א; ר' אברהם ב"ר יהודה צבי [בראנדוויין], סטרעטין, כח אייר תר"ך; ר' מנחם ב"ר מאיר א"ש, אונגווער, א סיון תרכ"א.

   CD-EPI 0157923
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Hasidic:    Checked
Homiletics:    Checked
Kabbalah:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica