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Lot #    10674
Auction End Date    5/24/2005 1:57:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Divrei Mordekhai
Title (Hebrew)    דברי מרדכי
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Mordecai Galante
City    Leghorn
Publisher    Elijah Benamazough & Partners
Publication Date    1860
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 3, 231 ff., 308:204 mm., wide margins, light age and damp staining. A very good copy loose in contemporary boards, taped.
          
Detailed
Description
   During the latter half of the 18th century R. Mordecai Galante was rabbi and head of a yeshivah in Damascus. He corresponded about matters of Jewish law with the foremost Sephardi rabbinical authorities of his time. A number of his halakhic dissertations are contained in the responsa Berekhot Mayim by R. Mordecai Meyuhas (Salonika, 1789), R. Solomon Laniado (Constantinople, 1775) and Bigdei Yesha of R. Isaiah Attia (1853). A collection of his sermons was published in Leghorn under the heading of Divrei Mordekhai. To these were appended responsa by him entitled Gedullat Mordekhai as well as homilies by his son Moses under the title of Kolo shel Moshe.
          
Paragraph 2    ...דרושים לכל חפציהם ... אלה קצות דרכי ... ר' מרדכי גלאנטי זצוק"ל ... ובסופו ... מעט שו"ת אחד ממאה ממחברת הקדש ספר גדולת מרדכי ... סוף דבר ... לב'ר מניה דמר ... ר' משה גלאנטי זצוק"ל ... יתר הבז אשר דרש ... הכי קרא שמו קולו של משה ... שנת כ'י' ה'א'י'ש' מ'ר'ד'כ'י' הולך וגדול

דף קטו, ב - קעא: ספר גדולת מרדכי, שאלות ותשובות. דף קעב ואילך: ספר קולו של משה; דרושים. הסכמות: רבני דמשק: ר' חיים רומאנו, ר' יעקב פרץ ור' אהרן יעקב , תרט"ו; ר' חיים פאלאג'י, אזמיר, אלול תרי"ט.

          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0123221; EJ
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Italy:    Checked
  
Subject
Homiletics:    Checked
Novellae:    Checked
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Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica