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Lot #    8635
Auction End Date    12/7/2004 12:19:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Ohel David
Title (Hebrew)    אהל דוד
Author    [First Ed.] R. David Deutsch
City    Vienna
Publisher    Georg Holzinger
Publication Date    1819
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   First edition. [13]-26, 9-12 ff., 230:188 mm., wide margins, blue tinted paper. A very good copy bound in modern cloth boards. Ff. 9-12 are from an earlier printed part. Printed without title.
   Part II of novellae to several tractates.

R. David b. Menahem Mendel Deutsch (1756–1831), Hungarian rabbi and author. R. Deutsch was a pupil of R. Ezekiel Landau. He served as rabbi of Jamnitz (1784–90), Frauenkirchen, Szerdahely, and, from 1810 until his death, of Waag-Neustadt. After he had published Ohel David (3 pts., Vienna, 1822), novellae on various tractates, he added various glosses to the work, and instructed that they be added to the passages indicated in every copy of the books. His novellae on Yevamot (Vienna, 1825) and on Shevu'ot (Pressburg, 1830; the latter published by his son Ezekiel, who also wrote an introduction) were brought to press through the efforts of his son-in-law, R. Meir Ash. Some of R. Deutsch's novellae were published by his grandson, R. Menahem Deutsch (Ungvar, 1867). Other novellae are to be found at the end of She'elot u-Teshuvot ha-Ge'onim (Pt. 1 responsa Ge'onei Batra'ei, Prague, 1816) and in part two of Kedushat Yisrael (Vienna, 1829), of R. Benjamin Wolf b. Leib (Lichtenstadt). R. Eleazar b. Aryeh Loeb Roke'ah, Deutsch's colleague and intimate friend, mentions his responsa several times in his own work, Shemen Roke'ah.

Paragraph 2    אשר חברתי אני הקטן דוד בהרב מהור"ר מנדיל דייטש זלה"ה. והוא מה שנשמט ממה שהעלתי אשתקד על מזבח הדפוס ונוסף איזה חדושים על סוכה וחגיגה ...
   CD-EPI 0125805; EJ
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Other:    Austria
Novellae:    Checked
Blue Paper:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica