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Lot #    14533
Auction End Date    6/13/2006 10:42:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Peh Elijah, v. II
Title (Hebrew)    פה אליהו, חלק ב
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Elijah Hamawi
City    Aram Zova (Aleppo)
Publisher    Dayan
Publication Date    1915
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [1], 144 ff., 194:138 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy bound in contemporary half cloth boards, rubbed. Dedication on inside front panel.
   R. Elijah b. Ezra Hamawi (c. 1840-1915), Chief Judge of the Aleppo Bet Din. Orphaned at a very young age of both parents, he was raised by relatives. R. Hamawi studied under R. Mordecai Abadi, author of Mayan Ganim. Until age 54 he served teacher and subsequently as rabbi in Kilis, Turkey, when he returned to Aleppo. He served as Chief Judge until his passing.
Paragraph 2    אשר טפחתי ורביתי... אליהו חמווי... חלק ב: במלי דדרשה. ובפשטי הכתובים... וקצת כללים וחדושים וציונים על הש"ע.

הסכמות: רבני ארם-צובה: ר' יעקב שאול דוויך הכהן, ר' משה עזרא מזרחי ור' עזרא יצחק חמווי, תמוז תרע"ד; - חלק (א) ר' ראובן אנקונה; - חלק (א) ר' שלמה אליהו לניאדו, ר' יאודה דוויך הכהן, ר' רחמים בן דיין, ר' עזרא יוסף עבאדי, ר' אברהם נחמד, ר' שאול נסים כאסכי ור' יהודה עטייה, תמוז תרע"ד; - חלק (א) ר' יצחק משה אבואלעפיא (דף קעו, א). - חלק (א)

   CD-EPI 0138215; Aleppo, City of Scholars
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Syria
Halacha:    Checked
Homiletics:    Checked
Novellae:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica