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Lot #    9383
Auction End Date    2/15/2005 1:22:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Tur, Even Ezer
Title (Hebrew)    טור, אבן העזר
Author    [R. Nissim Rosellio Copy] R. Jacob b. Asher
City    Venice
Publisher    Georgi de Cavalli
Publication Date    1565
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   232 ff., 348:240 mm., nice margins, usual light age staining, small repair to title affection several letters on verso, old hands on title. A good copy bound in modern cloth boards.
Paragraph 1    R. Nissim Rosellio was a Hebron Kabbalist in the late 17th century. He was reputed to preform miracles and attracted many disciples. His hand appears twice in this volume.
   With the commentary Bet Joseph by R. Joseph Caro. Printed in the Hebrew year שכ"ה represented on the title page by the Biblical verse, עוד יוסף חי, used by Jacob to express his relief that his son Joseph lives. The printer used the phrase to express the identical feelings of the Jewish nation for the Author of the commentary, R. Joseph Caro.
Paragraph 2    עם פירושי וחדושי... ר' יוסף קארו... וקרא שמו בית יוסף...

דף ב,ב: הקדמת המגיה שמואל בן יצחק הי"ד פיהם ש"ץ מפדובה, הכותב בין השאר שההוצאה הנוכחית על פי הקודמת (ויניצאיה שכ"ד), אך הוגהה "בדיוק גדול... עיינתיו תמיד, קודם נתתיו להדפיס". בסוף דברי סיום מאת המגיה הנ"ל ובסופם שיר מאתו, הפותח: אבן הראש יעקב שמו.

   Vinograd, Venice 499
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Listing Classification
16th Century:    Checked
Italy:    Checked
Halacha:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica