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Lot #    13065
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 11:26:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Minhat Yehuda
Title (Hebrew)    מנחת יהודא
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Judah Leib ben Issachar Dov Oppenhei
City    Homburg
Publisher    Aaron Desau
Publication Date    1736
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [1], 13 ff., 192:165 mm., nice margins, usual light age and damp staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in later half leather and marbled paper boards, rubbed.
   Only edition of these novellae on the Tur Shulhan Arukh Yoreh De’ah and its commentaries by R. Judah Leib ben Issachar Dov Oppenheim. The title page identifies the primary commentators as the ammudim, as the Taz (R. David ben Samuel Ha-Levi, 1586–1667, author of Turei Zahav) and Shakh (R. Shabbetai ben Meir Ha-Kohen, 1621–1662, author of Siftei Kohen). It identifies R. Oppenheim as the pious av bet din and rosh mesivtain פפערדש and a nephew of the renowned R. David Oppenheim (Oppenheimer, 1664-1736). It is dated with the verse, “Then shall the offering of Judah [and Jerusalem] be pleasant to the Lord” (Malachi 3:4). The verso of the title page has an approbation from R. Samuel Hellman and below it an introduction from R. Simeon Wolff Oppenheim, the author’s son. The text follows, in two columns in rabbinic type. It encompasses Yoreh De’ah a through Y. D. 391. Decorative material includes a floral head-piece on the titloe page, and a decorative strip on the verso of the title page as well as another floral design.
Paragraph 2    חבור ... על טור וש"ע י"ד עם שני עמודיו ... הט"ז וש"ך. חברו ... אב"ד ור"מ כמהור"ר יהודא ליב אופנהיים אשר היה איתן מושבו ... ק"ק פפערשא ומדינות שוואבין. והוא בן אחותו של ... ר' דוד אפנהיים ... ו'ערבה' ל'ה' מ'נחת' י'הודה'

מעבר לשער: הקדמת בן המחבר, המביא אל הדפוס, ר' שמעון וואלף אפנהיים. הסכמה מר' שמואל הילמין, מנהיים, כח אלול תצ"ו.

   BE mem 2329; CD-EPI 0108194
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Listing Classification
18th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Novellae:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica