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Lot #    13052
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 11:32:08 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Mahzor (Ashkenaz) , Part II
Title (Hebrew)    סדר המחזור, חלק ב
Author    [Liturgy - Illustrated]
City    Sulzbach
Publisher    Aaron ben Zalman
Publication Date    1770
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Volume 2. [1], 58, [8], 192, 192-238, 11 ff., folio, 322:200 mm., wide margins, usual light age and damp staining. A very good copy bound in contemporary leather boards, modern spine.
   Large prayer leader’s mahzor according to the Bohemian, Polish, and Moravian rites. This volume, part two of two, has a sumptuous title page comprised of detailed depictions of Moses on the left with the tablets of the law and Aaron on the right with his priestly garments and the ketoret. At the top are several vignettes depicting Jacob asleep, with angels ascending and descending the ladder to heaven; Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden; Noah and the ark; Tower of Babel; the destruction of Sodom. The text consists of liturgies for the Shabbat, festivals, and Roshei Hadashim, and, “and the small light to rule” daily, Purim, Tisha b’Av, kinnot, selihot, nissu’in, and milah. It informs that the text is accompanied by commentaries according to Pardes. The text begins with decorative letters. It is set in large type and accompanied on the sides by the commentary of R. Moses Shadil in rabbinic type on the sides. This volume includes daily and Shabbat services, and includes selihot, Hallel, yoztros, Purim, Pesah, Shavu’ot, kinnot for Tisha b’Av, nissu’in, and milah. The volume concludes with a listing of customs.
Paragraph 2    ... כמנהג פיהם פולין ומעהרין... הכל באריכות על הסדר בכל התפלות... הביא[!] לדפוס רביעית. ב: תפילות לחול ושבת, סליחות ותפילות משבת בראשית עד שבת עקב. [1], נח, [8]; קצב, קצב-רלח; יב דף. נד דף בראש כל חלק (תפילות חול ושבת) וכן 8 דף (שיר היחוד) זהים בשני החלקים. על פי זולצבאך תקי"ח. במקביל נדפסה הוצאה כמנהג פולין.
   CD-EPI 0310773 (No copy in JUNL)
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Listing Classification
18th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica